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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Poweshiek County

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Dealing with Flooding - 2014

Learn more about flood preparations, crops, clean up, health and safety, mold, private wells, stress management, and water conservation.

County News

July 7, 2014

ISU Extension and Outreach is conducting farmland leasing meetings in 12 different sites across Central Iowa during late July and August. Meeting sites include Oskaloosa, Boone, Altoona, Nevada, Grinnell, Knoxville, Adel, Newton, Indianola, Traer, Marshalltown and Winterset and are coordinated by county ISU Extension and Outreach offices.

July 3, 2014

Seven 4-Hers from Poweshiek County attended the Iowa 4-H and Youth Conference at Iowa State University in Ames June 24-26. 

July 3, 2014

On Thursday, June 26that the State 4-H Conference Catelyn Graham and Christian Graham received State Awards for their project work.  Catelyn received a Project award in Leadership and Christian in Beef.

June 27, 2014

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

June 18, 2014

The Iowa Master Gardener program and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach are once again offering a series of summer garden webinars for the general public.

Trees are one of the most valuable components of home landscapes. Because weather patterns over the past couple of years have taken a toll on landscape trees, and because the Emerald Ash Borer is advancing across the state, the theme for the 2014 summer webinars is Totally Trees.

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

July 16, 2014 03:32 PM

There is a lot to know about properly growing and storing potatoes. Here are a few tips from Iowa State University Extension and...

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