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Monroe County 4-H and FFA Community Fair -- July 28-August 1, 2016
2016 4-H & FFA Fair Book      
2016 Fair Schedule
2016 Open Class Book

County News

August 25, 2016

This Friday, August 26, we have Co-featured vendors at the Monroe County Farmers Market.

August 17, 2016

If you want beets the size of lyour fist, then come stop by Oleksandr's "Sasha" table at the market!

Sasha is famous around town for his giant beets, radishes, and turnips.  But he also stocks his tent with field-ripened sweet corn (this week he has Kandy corn), juicy watermelons, large cabbages, tomatoes, onions, homemade jams, and much more.  Find out what he will have this Friday on the Albia courthouse square from 3:30 - 6:00 p.m.

August 9, 2016

Click here for a copy of the 2016 Iowa Farm Custom Rate Survey or stop by the Monroe County Extension Office at 219 B Ave West, Albia or call 641-932-5612.

August 9, 2016

The cash rental rate information presented in the Cash Rental Rates for Iowa 2016 Survey is the result of a survey of farmers, landowners, lenders, real estate brokers, and professional farm managers.

August 9, 2016

As we get ready to start a new school year, parents wonder what they can do to help their children succeed in school. The Dare to Excel monthly newsletters have tips for creating a home environment that promotes learning on several topics.


Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

The Women Managing Cattle program builds relationships and educates women in the cattle business, focusing on cost of production, marketing strategies and production systems.

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

August 26, 2016 03:32 PM

The Sept. 15 session of Grassroots Grazing, at the ISU Marsden Agronomy Farm and Field Extension Education Laboratory location near...

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