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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Sioux County

Sioux County Extension and Outreach strives to provide education and build partnerships designed to solve today's problems and prepare for the future. We bring research-based information from Iowa State University to Sioux County.

County News

June 27, 2016

Farmers and the public are invited to listen to Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach specialists present timely research and crop production information at the upcoming ISU Northwest Research and Demonstration Farm Field Day on Wednesday, July 13, near Sutherland, Iowa.

June 16, 2016

Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach and the Orange City Public Library are offering a free program that will benefit both beginning and experienced food preservers. Food Preservation 101 will be held Tuesday, June 28, 2016, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Orange City Public Library.

June 13, 2016

The Northwest Iowa Beginning Young Livestock Farmer Group has planned another great educational experience at the Northwest Iowa Research Farm in Sutherland on Thursday, July 7, 2016, starting at 2:00 p.m. The meeting will feature a tour and drone demonstration of the research farm, FINPACK training, and mini educational sessions with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Specialists Beth Doran, Dave Stender, and Ryan Breuer. 

June 10, 2016

The 2016 Northwest Iowa Farmland Lease and Land Value Meetings have been scheduled. Each three-hour workshop will cover updated land value and cash rental rate surveys, types of farmland lease arrangements, how to determine fair fixed and flexible cash rents, family and landlord-tenant communication, and more. Call your local ISU Extension and Outreach office today to register! 

June 7, 2016

The Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Master Gardener program is hosting a summer webinar series. Attendees will discover the benefits of shade in landscaping, indicators of tree problems, and ways to identify and support native garden insects. The two-hour webinars are scheduled at the Sibley Public Library, 406 9th Street, Sibley, IA 51249.

 
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June 28, 2016 09:07 AM

A back to the basics cover crop field day is scheduled for Thursday, July 14, 5:30–7:30 p.m. at the Tama Civic Center in Tama. ISU...

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