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County News

Emerald Ash Borer
September 16, 2014

The Emerald Ash Borer is a small wood-boring beetle that attacks and kills ash trees and has now been confirmed in 14 counties in the state of Iowa--Muscatine County being one of them. Iowa DNR, IDALS, and ISU Extension are holding an informational meeting to discuss signs and options for Emerald Ash Borer infestation.

September 12, 2014

Irene Lary of Muscatine was inducted into the 2014 Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame during a ceremony at the 4-H Exhibits Building at the Iowa State Fair on Sunday, August 17, 2014

Pest Management and the Environment
September 9, 2014

Dates for Certified Commercial Pesticide Applicators Continuing Instructional Courses are available. Please check the Muscatine County Extension Calendar for the CIC's that will be held at the Muscatine County Extension Office.

Better Choices - Better Health
September 2, 2014

Put Life back into Your Life.  Consider a Better Choices Better Health Workshop.  Are you an an adult and have and ongoing health condition?

You'll get the support you need, find practical ways to deal with pain and fatigue, discover better nutrition and exercise choices, understand new treatment choices, and learn better ways to talk with your doctor and family about your health.

September 2, 2014

Muscatine County 4-H will be hold the 13th Annual 5K Run/Walk. If running/walking isn't your thing, please encourage your friends and family to participate.  All proceeds will go toward benefiting the Muscatine County 4-H Program

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Parents learn to be better parents, kids learn to resist peer pressure and together they learn to better communicate as a family through the Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 from ISU Extension and Outreach. Watch the video.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

September 17, 2014 11:20 AM

One of the best aspects of fall gardening is the harvesting of pumpkins and squash. Get the most from various squash varieties this fall...

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