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County News

August 26, 2015

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July 10, 2016

Water is essential to live.  Your body loses water every day when you breathe, sweat, and go to the bathroom. The rate of loss increases when exposed to summer’s hot outside temperatures.  What should you do to avoid dehydration?

June 29, 2016

Farm owners and operators are invited to attend a Farmland Leasing Workshop on Tuesday, August 2nd in Grinnell. 

June 21, 2016

Master Gardeners take an active interest in growing vegetables, flowers and trees. They are enthusiastic, willing to learn, and have the ability to communicate and share their knowledge with diverse groups of people. 

June 16, 2016

Grandparents have more gifts to share than those that cost money.  Learn more about these gifts in this article.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Visitors will enjoy $70,000 of improvements to the Discovery Garden during the Iowa State Fair Aug. 11-21. It’s a prime example of how the Polk County Master Gardeners – and ISU Extension and Outreach – serve and give back to Iowans through education and engagement.

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

July 29, 2016 03:19 PM

The manual, field guide and assessment card were developed as sources of information for farmers, agronomists and other agriculture...

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