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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Madison County

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County News

Master Gardener
November 18, 2015

Down to Earth is a regular feature of our website showcasing articles by Madison County Master Gardeners. 
Current article:  How's your food?

November 3, 2015

Various aspects of farmland drainage will be the focus of a day-long workshop Dec. 10 at the Polk County Extension office in Altoona.

November 3, 2015

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach offers free "Buy Eat Live Healthy" nutrition education programs for families in Iowa who have low income.

October 27, 2015

Iowa Learning Farms, along with the Badger Creek Lake Watershed Project, the Iowa Cover Crop Working Group and farmer Jeff Koch, will host a cover crop field day on Wednesday, November 4, from 10:30a.m.-1:00p.m. at the American Legion Post #403 Veterans Reception Center in Van Meter.  

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Through nutrition education programs from ISU Extension and Outreach, Iowa families learn how to budget their food dollars, save time and money by planning meals, and make wise food choices to stay healthy.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

November 20, 2015 01:55 PM

The Sheep Production Skill Development Workshop scheduled to be held on Saturday, Nov. 21, has been cancelled due to an expected snow...

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