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 Jasper County Fair Book

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

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County News

July 29, 2015

The potato is one of the most important vegetable crops in the world and a popular plant in any home garden. However, there’s a lot to know about growing and storing potatoes properly. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturists have some tips on how to grow and store potatoes.

July 22, 2015

Recognizing the impact rain can have on hay is important this summer with the frequent rains that challenge hay producers wanting to mow, bale and store hay.

July 22, 2015

Cucumbers are a widely cultivated plant and grow well in warmer weather, making them a perfect summer plant in any home garden. As it gets time to harvest, there can be a few problems that may arise. Follow these tips from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturists on what to look out for when harvesting cucumbers. 

July 13, 2015

Learn and be able to implement a practical approach to developing long-term weed management plans that work.  Two sessions are scheduled at each location - one for farmers and one for agribusiness, industry and retail representatives.  Click here for more information.

July 8, 2015

Even if you expect to never borrow money again, your credit score will affect you.  This means we all need to use credit (wisely) to build the best scores we can achieve.

 

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July 17, 2015 08:07 AM

The design, installation and maintenance of drainage systems is the focus of the Iowa Drainage School to be held on Aug. 25-27 at the...

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