County News

June 18, 2014

Poweshiek County Master Gardeners are hosting a fundraiser, Master Garden Tour, in Montezuma on July 5th from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. This is a great opportunity for you and your friends or family to stroll through the beautiful gardens in Montezuma.

May 16, 2014

The May edition of Words on Wellness is available by clicking here.

May 2, 2014

The cash rental rate information presented in this publication is the result of a survey of farmers, landowners, lenders, real estate brokers, and professional farm managers.  Click here to download the current Cast Rent Survey.

March 10, 2014

The March Words on Wellness is now availble by clicking here.

February 19, 2014

All commercial pesticide applicators must take examinations in order to become initially certified and some choose to become re-certified by examination rather than by attending continuing instructional courses.  A training session designed to help individuals prepare for the commercial pesticide applicator examinations will be offered in Washington on Wednesday, March 5 in the Washington County Extension Office on the fairgrounds at 2223 250th St.  The test help session will run from 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

January 29, 2014

The Poweshiek County Extension Council elected four officers during the organizational meeting January 21, 2014.  The nine-member council annually elects officers to comply with Iowa law.

January 7, 2014

The January Words on Wellness is now availble by clicking here.

December 9, 2013

The December Issue of Words on Wellness is now available by clicking here.

October 3, 2013

October's edition of Words On Wellness is now available by clicking here.

September 5, 2013

Begin on September 3rd – Do not re-enroll before that ! 

September 5, 2013

4H Online

September 4, 2013

September's edition of Words On Wellness is now available by clicking here.

August 27, 2013

Cover crops will be one of the topics featured at the fall field day at the Iowa State University Southeast Research Farm near Crawfordsville at 1:30 p.m. on September 12.

August 16, 2013

Would you like to become an expert in home canning?  Do you have a yen to preserve the delicious fruits and vegetables that have been growing in your garden this summer?

August 16, 2013

Would you like to become an expert in home canning?  Do you have a yen to preserve the delicious fruits and vegetables that have been growing in your garden this summer?  Sign up now for any or all of the four upcoming “Preserve the Taste of Summer” Saturday morning food preservation workshops offered this fall semester by Iowa Valley Continuing Education and the Poweshiek County Extension office.

July 10, 2013

Brothers and sisters can seem to be arch enemies one moment and best friends the next, say family life specialists Donna Donald and Lori Hayungs. During July, they’ll talk about sibling relationships in the Science of Parenting blog from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
 

July 8, 2013

Grinnell, Iowa― ISU Extension and Outreach is conducting farmland leasing meetings in 10 different site in Central Iowa during late July and August. Meeting sites include Boone, Altoona, Nevada, Grinnell, Knoxville, Adel, Newton, Indianola, Marshalltown and Winterset and are coordinated by county ISU Extension and Outreach offices.

July 8, 2013

June's edition of Words on Wellness is now available by clicking here.

June 20, 2013

Poweshiek County Master Gardeners are hosting a fundraiser Master Garden Tour in Montezuma on July 6thfrom 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. This is a great opportunity for you and your friends or family to stroll through the beautiful gardens in Montezuma.

June 3, 2013

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