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Happening in Mills County Information:

 
August:
September:
  • September 1 - Apply for Master Gardener training online at Iowa State University registration site  Held at Extension office Tuesdays 9/27- 11/15 6:30-9:30pm.
  • September 6- Youth Committee 6pm at Extension Office
  • September 9 - Last day to register for Master Gardener training.  After this date a late registration fee will be applied to your registration fee.  To register, please visit the Iowa State University registration site  Held at Extension office Tuesdays 9/27- 11/15 6:30-9:30pm.
  • September 13- Youth Committee 6pm
  • September 13- Women, Land & Legacy Event- "Cover Crops & Soil"- meet at Classic Cafe in Malvern 6pm MUST RSVP 712-527-3316
  • September 20- Youth Committee 6pm
  • September 27 -  Master Gardener training begins at Mills County extension office  Held at Extension office Tuesdays 9/27- 11/15 6:30-9:30pm.
October:
November:
  • November 9- Ornamental and Turfgrass Applicators Categories: 3O (Ornamental Pest), 3T (Turf Pest), 3OT (Ornamental and Turf Pest), and 10 (Research and Demonstration) 9-11:30am
  • November 15 -  Last day of Master Gardener training
  • November 15- Fumigation  Categories 7C (Fumigation) and 10 (Research and Demonstration) 9-11:30am
  • November 16- Commercial Ag Weed, Insect, and Plant Disease Management Categories: 1A (Agricultural Weed), 1B (Agricultural Insect), 1C (Agricultural Crop Disease), and 10 (Research and Demonstration) 9-11:30am

What's Buggin you?

Emerald Ash Borer
Japanese Beetles

County News

MG Training
July 28, 2016
Do you love gardening? Would you like to become a Certified Master Gardener and volunteer in your community?  Training classes are being offered by the Iowa State University at the Mills Extension office in Glenwood, IA
August 10, 2016

Mills County Iowa is proud to present Zach Mass as our 2016-2017 State Council Member.  He will do a great job as he represents Southwest Iowa!

August 1, 2016

Looking for a great 'hands-on' opportunity to learn more about your own pasture and what to look for or do to improve it?  Join us on August 11th

July 26, 2016

Mills County is hosting 2 farm leasing meetings Tuesday, August 9th.  Malvern at 1:30pm and Glenwood at 6pm

Hunters Tablesetting
July 15, 2016

Region 17 4-H Table Setting Event
Join with other 4-H'ers in your county and across Region 17 to participate in this growing program where you will apply your communication, hospitality, planning and food and nutrition skills to plan an event around serving a meal for friends, family or both. To learn more about the event and what you will need to do to participate click her to go to the Region 17 4-H Table Setting Webpage.

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