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2016 Jasper County Fair Book

The 2016 Jasper County Fairbook is at the printers but you can view it online. 

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County News

July 6, 2016

The invasive pest is back and close to home. 

July 6, 2016

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is hosting the seventh annual Growing Season webcast series this summer. This year, gardeners have the opportunity to learn about the benefits of shade in the landscape, tree problems, and native insects to Iowa

July 6, 2016



For over a week now I have been enjoying raspberries from my back yard – one of my favorite parts of summer!  They’re black raspberries – more seedy than the red raspberries available in the store, but very flavorful.  And free to me!

July 6, 2016

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is holding educational programing for farmers and retailers that are focused on proper weed management.

June 29, 2016

Farm owners and operators are invited to attend a Farmland Leasing Workshop on Monday, August 1st in Newton.


Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Visitors will enjoy $70,000 of improvements to the Discovery Garden during the Iowa State Fair Aug. 11-21. It’s a prime example of how the Polk County Master Gardeners – and ISU Extension and Outreach – serve and give back to Iowans through education and engagement.

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

July 27, 2016 03:45 PM

To help meet industry need, Iowa Pork Industry Center at Iowa State University has added one more Pork Quality Assurance Plus 3.0...

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