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County News

February 26, 2015

Calhoun County Extension and Outreach office will be holding “Backyard Gardening” on Saturday, March 14, 2015 at the Rockwell City Community Room. 

February 20, 2015

Master Robotics Volunteer Sue Jarvis, led a class of 10 3rd graders in the 1st Annual 3rd grade Discover Robot After School Program sponsored by Pocahontas County ISU Extension and Outreach. 

February 20, 2015

Iowa State University helped develop an app that makes it easier to meet state and federal pesticide record-keeping requirements. Extension and Outreach is working with developers to improve the app's usefulness and features.

February 20, 2015

A workshop focusing on modern drainage designs and management to maximize crop production and minimize soil nutrient loss will be held at two Northwest Iowa locations from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.

February 19, 2015

Right now, the weather outside is cold and the ground is inhospitable to plants. However, this is an excellent time to begin growing seedlings indoors that can be transplanted outside for successful growth in spring.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

ISU Extension and Outreach has organized these groups of young Iowans so they can connect with each other to be successful in agriculture.
 

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

February 4, 2015 11:25 AM

The professional development journey of Iowa’s women in agriculture comes with specific needs. ISU Extension and Outreach offices...

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