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January 23, 2015

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January 8, 2015

On January 26, 2015, Lynnville Ag Marketing will be featuring Ken Ferrie from Crop-Tech Consulting, Inc. Ferrie’s presentation will be from 1-4 pm and feature the following topics:

* Cause of record yields this past year

* Effects of the late fall upon 2015

* Farming in a vertical format

* Benefits and disadvantages of corn treatments used in 2014

* Using cover crops appropriately

* Managing the Big 3: sunlight , nutrients, and water

This meeting is open to the public. It will be held at the Michael J. Manatt Community Center located in Brooklyn, Iowa at 105 Jackson St. There is a registration fee of $10 per person and $5 for Farm Bureau members from Poweshiek, Jasper, Marion, Keokuk, Iowa, Marshall, or Mahaska county and any Iowa Soybean Association member. CCA credits are available for attending this meeting.

If interested, please register by January 23rd to the Poweshiek County ISU Extension and Outreach Office by phone at 641.623.5188. For more information, contact Cathy Lents, Extension Executive Director, at xpoweshiek@iastate.edu.

January 6, 2015

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November 19, 2014

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October 29, 2014

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