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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 16, 2014

Interested in learning more about how projects that are exhibited at County and State fair are evaluated? Have you ever considered being a 4-H Judge? Well now you can join the ranks 4-H judges by attending a new 4-H Judges Training of Saturday, September 27, from 9:15 am – 3:30 pm at the Polk County Extension Office located at 1625 Adventureland Drive in Altoona, IA

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.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Parents learn to be better parents, kids learn to resist peer pressure and together they learn to better communicate as a family through the Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 from ISU Extension and Outreach. Watch the video.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

September 22, 2014 02:31 PM

The Iowa Farm Safety and Health Week is being held in conjunction with the 71st annual National Farm Safety and Health Week, Sept. 21-27...

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