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County News

September 22, 2014

Women who own or manage farmland in Poweshiek and surrounding counties are invited to participate in a free conservation discussion focused on soil health on Monday, October 13th at the United Methodist Church in Grinnell, , 916 5th Ave., Grinnell, IA. The program is called Women Caring for the LandSM.  It is sponsored by Women, Food and Agriculture Network, and coordinated by Poweshiek County Extension and Outreach.

September 9, 2014

Ever thought about joining the Poweshiek County Extension Staff?  We have an opening for the Poweshiek County Youth Coordinator.  Click here to learn more.

August 27, 2014

Farmers and those who advise farmers about crops will want to attend the annual fall field day for the Iowa State University Southeast Iowa Research Farm near Crawfordsville on September 9 beginning at 1:30 p.m.

August 25, 2014

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

August 25, 2014

The Poweshiek County Master Gardeners will be hosting the third session of the "Totally Trees" series at the Drake Community Library on Thursday, September 4, 2014.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Farmers talking to farmers and learning from each other will help Iowa ramp up water quality efforts and implement new management practices to carry out the state’s Nutrient Reduction Strategy. The goal is to reduce the nitrogen and phosphorus loads in water leaving farm lands.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

September 4, 2014 09:27 AM

September is National Food Safety Education Month, and an appropriate way to celebrate is to clean the kitchen, an Iowa State University...

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