Pocahontas County

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Pocahontas County

“It” is the many times in your life when you need to know more about something and want reliable information. ISU, Pocahontas County Extension and Outreach, through publications, Web pages and educational experiences, is it – the way university research gets to all Iowans so they can use it in their daily life.

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To learn more about Corn Stover Harvest, click HERE !
Click HERE to find Pesticide Testing Dates by County April - December 2014!
Click HERE for Alternate Sites for Pesticide Applicator Certification Testing
 
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County News

September 29, 2014

Always in a rush at night after work? Not sure what to make for supper? Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, Pocahontas County and Pocahontas Area Community High School are partnering to offer a cooking class for anyone who wants to learn about making time saving, cost saving, and nutritious meals.

September 29, 2014

We all have outdoor plants, but many of us wonder about the best way to treat them to survive winter. How should you handle your geraniums to make sure they last through winter?

September 11, 2014

Tractor fuel expenses can add up quickly during fall and spring field work. Results of a tractor fuel case study measuring fuel consumption for field work including disking, plowing and planting now are available.

September 10, 2014

Fall is the perfect time to enjoy apples and apple harvesting. Here are some tips from ISU Extension and Outreach to make the most of apple season.

September 10, 2014

Pocahontas County Extension and Outreach will be offering a “Smart Choice: Health Insurance” class on Monday, November 10, 7:00 to 9:00 pm. at the Pocahontas County Extension meeting room.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Farmers talking to farmers and learning from each other will help Iowa ramp up water quality efforts and implement new management practices to carry out the state’s Nutrient Reduction Strategy. The goal is to reduce the nitrogen and phosphorus loads in water leaving farm lands.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

September 16, 2014 03:39 PM

Constance Beecher joins Iowa State University as an extension and outreach specialist in the School of Education. This position, created...

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