Polk County

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County News

July 22, 2015

An educational six week series designed to provide the tools a person would need to take better care of themselves and in turn, be better prepared to take care of a loved one.

July 20, 2015

This article is part of a cooperative effort of Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, SDSU Extension and University of Minnesota Extension to provide resources for families struggling with the human challenges brought on by avian influenza.

July 20, 2015

A newsletter designed to keep you up-to-date on the ISU 4U Promise.

July 14, 2015

Workshop located in Boone closest for those around the metro area.

July 8, 2015

Visit our neighboring county to learn about cover crops, grassed waterways and conservation planning 


 

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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

July 17, 2015 11:42 AM

Iowa Learning Farms will host a field day on Wednesday, Aug. 5, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Craig Fleishman farm, rural Minburn. The...

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