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December 5, 2016

Are you looking for quick easy meals for the winter month?
Join us in our freezer meal workshop on December 15th
Registration is required, click the link above for full details.

December 5, 2016

Any 4-H or FFA member planning to exhibit at the county and/or state fair or Ak-Sar-Ben Stock Show must attend a beef weigh-in.  Our weigh-in will be held on Tuesday, December 20 from 4:00-7:00 PM at the scale on the Southern Iowa Fairgrounds.  Please turn left at the tree by the 4-H Office and pull in along the south side of the barns to line up. 

November 30, 2016

The holiday can bring changes in schedules, additional tasks, unrealistic expectations and much more. It is the season to be jolly but adding this stress to what is already happening can be overwhelming. What is a person to do?

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November 28, 2016

A new edition of the popular Iowa State Extension Garden Calendar is available.

November 16, 2016

With lower commodity prices, many farmers are looking to trim costs. For fertilizer, don’t simply trim costs, but rather selectively maximize economic returns to fertilizer expense by understanding how to interpret soil test results and how to use the results to make fertilizer recommendations.  Learn more on December 14 in Oskaloosa!

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December 9, 2016 01:21 PM

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