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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Jasper County

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2015 Jasper County Fair Queen Contestant Application

The 2015 Jasper County Fair Queen Contestant Application is due Monday, June 1, 2015.  Please bring the application to the ISU Extension office on or before June 1st.  Click here for the application.

Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)

 Jasper County Fair Book

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

 4-H Enrollment Help sheets

County News

June 1, 2015

School will soon be out for the summer! Summer can be a prime time for parents to help children learn about money. Here are few ways to strengthen your children’s skills:

June 1, 2015

Bearded iris is among the most elegant, and easy to grow, flowers of spring. Follow these tips from horticulturists with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach to maintain a colorful, attractive iris planting.

June 1, 2015

Root vegetables come in many Shapes, sizes and colors, are very nutrient-rich, and are typically available year-round. Click here to see a chart indicating when some common root vegetables are in season and to see this informational news letter as well.

May 11, 2015

The cash rental rate information presented in this publication is the result of a survey of farmers, landowners, lenders, real estate brokers, and professional farm managers.  Click here to download the current Cast Rent Survey.

May 5, 2015

"Words on Wellness", a monthly newsletter that promotes a healthy lifestyle for Iowans. In each issue, you’ll gain reliable, research-based information about nutrition, exercise, and food safety, and explore the power of incorporating healthy practices into  daily living for you and your family.

 

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

“Cook This!” is part of 4-H healthy living education from ISU Extension and Outreach. Youth develop nutrition knowledge and culinary skills through hands-on activities as they taste and prepare new flavors.
 

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

May 6, 2015 02:48 PM

Daffodils make any garden or flower bed more beautiful, but like many plants, care must be taken to optimize their production and life...

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