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County News

June 24, 2015

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June 24, 2015

DES MOINES – A new detection of an invasive pest has been positively identified after a larva sample was collected from a city-owned tree in Grinnell on June 16, 2015. This brings the total of confirmed infested counties to 25 since emerald ash borer was first discovered in Iowa in 2010. This small, metallic-green beetle native to Asia kills ash tree species.

June 5, 2015

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May 27, 2015

June program offers landscaping designs and trough gardening information

Montezuma, Iowa – Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Poweshiek County office is hosting the sixth annual “Growing Season”webinar series at Grinnell, Iowa, during {June, July and August}. Gardeners will learn about creative ideas for theme gardens, planting trough gardens, water features and conservation, attracting butterflies and bees, and growing herbs.

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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

July 31, 2015 02:22 PM

Allie Lansman, a youth ambassador for the National 4-H Healthy Living Management Team, was featured on the Biggest Loser show last fall...

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