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County News

February 27, 2017

Swine producers in Northwest Iowa are invited to attend a one-day swine production seminar on March 23 in Okoboji. The program is sponsored by Hubbard Feeds, Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach, University of Minnesota Extension and Elanco. ISU Extension and Outreach swine specialist Dave Stender said the program is geared toward pork operation decision-makers including owners and managers.

February 22, 2017

Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach will host ‘A Sappy Story: Making Maple Syrup in Iowa’ on Saturday, March 18 from 11:00 a.m. to noon at the Orange City Public Library. The program will feature Darla Eeten of Goodeetens Produce Farm. Eeten markets her own maple syrup made from sap collected at her local farm. She will demonstrate how to tap a tree, share how to cook the sap to make syrup, and offer tastings of both the sap and the syrup. 

January 30, 2017

Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach invites family caregivers to participate in the five-session Finances of Caregiving course beginning March 22 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Northwest Iowa Community College in Sheldon.

January 25, 2017

A grant writing workshop is scheduled to be presented in Orange City. Representatives of nonprofits, local government and schools are invited to attend the workshop. The workshop is titled Grant Writing 101, and will provide hands-on training in seeking and writing successful grant applications.  

February 13, 2017

Iowa Learning Farms, in partnership with the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, will host a cover crop workshop on Wednesday, March 8, from 12:30-2:30 p.m. at Dordt College. The workshop is free, open to the public, and include a complimentary lunch.

 
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