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County News

January 29, 2015

Carroll, Iowa - Farmers and landowners will learn about the new programs authorized by the Agricultural Act of 2014 (commonly referred to as the Farm Bill) at an informational meeting conducted by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and the local USDA Farm Service Agency staff members.  Carroll County ISU Extension and Outreach office plans to sponsor the meeting with Farm Credit Services of America on February 18, 2015 in Carroll at 3 pm at the Carroll Recreation Center Auditorium.  Pre-registration is not necessary.

January 26, 2015

Join us on Thursday, March 19 from 9am - noon for an informative presentation on aronia berries.  Topics covered include fertility, production practices and pest management.  Cost is $30.  Refreshments and materials will be provided.

Please call (712) 662-7131 to reserve your seat today.

January 22, 2015

Steve Ferguson, Ag Program Specialist with Iowa Finance Authority, will be leading this program in Sac City on Wednesday, February 25 from 6-8 pm. 

The Beginning Farmer Tax Credit (BFTC) program was enacted by the Iowa legislature as an incentive to keep land in production agriculture, by allowing agricultural asset owners to earn tax credit for leasing their land to beginning farmers. The program includes tax credit for leasing of ag land, depreciable machinery or equipment, breeding livestock and buildings. 

For more information & to reserve your seat, please call the Sac County Extension & Outreach office at (712) 662-7131. The program brochure is available by clicking the image. 

January 20, 2015

The Field & Feedlot Newsletter- is a monthly newsletter to help with of your Crop, Livestock, and Farm Management questions and updates.

January 16, 2015

Two childcare nutrition training programs will be held in the coming months at the Sac County Extension & Outreach office.

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