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2014 ANNUAL REPORT

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Shelby County

Look to Shelby County Extension and Iowa State University Extension when you have decisions that affect your life.

 

2015 SHELBY COUNTY FAIR

July 12th, 14th - 20th

http://www.shelbycountyiowafair.org/

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Newsletters 

 April "Words on Wellness"                                                                          
                                                                        
April 4-H Newsletter     

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2015 Iowa Farm Custom Rate Survey
 
Color Me Healthy Child Care - April 23  
 
My Plate for My Child Care - May 16    

  

                                                                                                

County News

April 10, 2015

Perennials are commonly divided for three reasons: to control size, to rejuvenate plants and to propagate a prized perennial. Learn when to divide your perennials.

March 27, 2015

The revised publication includes the life stages affected by systemic insecticides, two new professional products and proper use to protect insect pollinators. It also highlights two pesticides that protect the ash tree for two years.

March 24, 2015

Harvesting rainwater, managing thistles, designing outdoor spaces and protecting ponds from too much moss are all topics covered in the recent issue of Acreage Living, a free online newsletter from Small Farm Sustainability at ISU Extension and Outreach.

March 19, 2015

Iowans have a chance to brush up on money management skills during Money Smart Week, April 18-25, 2015.

March 19, 2015

In Iowa, onions are a popular garden product, but they do require some special conditions and care to get optimal results. Here are some tips from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturists on onion cultivar varieties and the proper way to plant them.

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April 17, 2015 02:02 PM

Everyone lives in a watershed and has a relationship with the watershed. Learn more about Iowa water quality issues, how watersheds...

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