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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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County News

January 16, 2015

On Monday 5th and 6th graders gathered at the Laurens Public Library for the 2015 Babysitting Clinic.

January 14, 2015

SIOUX COUNTY - Successful lambing doesn’t just happen.  It involves science and good husbandry skills. To learn about both, two lambing schools will be offered on Feb. 3 at the Dave Laughton farm north of Le Mars, Iowa.  Two identical sessions – 3:30-5:30 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. – will be conducted. Participants may choose which session they wish to attend but each is limited to 25 people.

January 9, 2015

Each year, millions of consumers have their identities stolen. Identity Theft is a serious crime and can cost people time and money. Log on and Learn on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 from 12-1pm. at the ISU Extension and Outreach Pocahontas County Office (305 North Main, Pocahontas). Cost is $5.00 with a light lunch provided. Register today by calling 712-335-3103 or email hfrerk@iastate.edu.

January 8, 2015

The Field & Feedlot Newsletter- is a monthly newsletter to help with of your Crop, Livestock, and Farm Management questions and updates.

January 7, 2015

With cold weather and snow outside, it's a good time to focus on indoor plants. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturists offer tips for keeping indoor plants healthy during winter.

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January 7, 2015 10:45 AM

The popular Cornbelt Cow-Calf Conference has provided timely, accurate and important information to Iowa’s beef cattle industry...

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