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Upcoming Events:

November 22nd      1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.  Wreath Making Workshop with Horticulturist Rick Pleggenkuhle, Extension Office, Osage.  Registration Required
November 23rd   6 p.m.  Mitchell County 4-H Awards Night
November 27-28th  Office Closed for the Thanksgiving
December 3, 2014   9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Commercial Pesticide Applicator Training for those certified as Pest Control Operators Extension Office, Osage
December 9, 2014   1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.  Farm Bill Overview Meeting, VFW Osage
December 13, 2014  8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.  4-H/FFA Beef Weigh-in for Fair 2015.  Fairgrounds, Osage
December 15, 2014   6:00 p,.m.  Extension Council December Meeting
December 18, 2014  9:30 a.m.  Private Pesticide Applicator Training, Riceville Community Center
December 25-December 26, 2014   Closed for Holiday

County News

October 29, 2014

Learn to make your own 12" evergreen wreath to decorate your home for the season or make as gifts.

Harvest on the Farm image
October 21, 2014

A series of free meetings is being held for women in agriculture to learn about techniques for success in today’s market.

October 15, 2014

Mitchell County will offer the Ornamental and Turfgrass Applicators Continuing Instructional Course (CIC) for commercial pesticide applicators Wednesday, November 5, 2014.

Financial Plan Picture
October 15, 2014

It comes as no surprise that most family child care providers do not make a lot of money.  But, there are steps you can take to improve your financial security and save more money for retirement. 

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Rising Star interns spent last summer investigating regional food systems and addressing challenges communities face around local foods.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

November 12, 2014 12:33 PM

Sheep producers and agribusiness staff are invited to a meeting in Sheldon, Ia. on Tuesday, Dec. 9 about how to improve lamb carcass...

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