Pocahontas County

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Click HERE to find Pesticide Testing Dates by County April - December 2014!
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County News

October 15, 2014

Community Alert!
Pocahontas County 4-H’ers will prepare and serve a traditional Thanksgiving meal on Saturday, November 8 from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. at the Pocahontas Area HS/MS lunchroom!

                                         

October 14, 2014

A new publication from ISU Extension and Outreach illustrates the results of the collaborative efforts of three ISU farms to measure the propane and electricity used for grain drying during the 2013 harvest season.

October 13, 2014

Safety and stress during harvest season cannot be ignored, says Margaret Van Ginkel, an Iowa State University Extension and Outreach human sciences program specialist and Iowa Concern Hotline coordinator. Contact Iowa Concern Hotline to talk or chat online with stress counselors, seek out legal education and other appropriate resources.

October 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.

October 8, 2014

Grow your business thru government sales. Some agency somewhere is buying almost anything you can think of, from farm production to missiles. Find out if there is a market for your goods or services and what it takes to find and operate in that market.

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

October 8, 2014 02:00 PM

More than 6 million young people across the country are celebrating National 4-H Week Oct. 5-11 by sharing 4-H pride photos using #iam4H...

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