Pocahontas County

Pocahontas County Fair Sheep Show!

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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.

Dealing with Flooding - 2014

Learn more about flood preparations, crops, clean up, health and safety, mold, private wells, stress management, and water conservation.

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Click HERE to learn more about Pocahontas County Extension and Outreach! Hope you enjoy the tour!
 
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
 
Expertise Directory
Search the new ISU Extension expertise directory to find a specialist that can help you!

County News

July 9, 2014

Fair time is right around the corner! Please take note of the changes to the fairbook!

July 9, 2014

Labor is a key challenge for fruit and vegetable growers looking to meet increased demand, but sharing machinery is a possible solution. A new manual from  Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and the Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture can help.

July 9, 2014

Every year children die from being left in hot cars, but this tragedy can be prevented. Parents and caregivers need to set up a system that reduces the risk, says Malisa Rader, an ISU Extension and Outreach family life program specialist.

July 9, 2014

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach has created a new team and direction to advise farmers on corn and soybean production.

July 8, 2014

Summer is a perfect time to harvest summer squash from your garden. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturists provide some great tips for successful squash.

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

June 17, 2014 10:52 AM

Iowa Learning Farms will host a "Nutrient Reduction Strategies" field day at the LICA farm near Melbourne on Wednesday, June...

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