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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Tama County

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Office Closing due to Weather Wed February 25th at Noon. Manure class cancelled until tomorrow night.

2 FSA ARC PLC (Farm Bill) meetings being held Wednesday February 25 at Toledo State Bank Meeting Room.One at 1:30pm and one at 6:30pm Contact FSA office for more information 641-484-2701.

FSA ARC PLC (Farm Bill) information

4-H Online  Iowa.4honline.com

NEW! Tama County 4-H new member brochure
Farm Leasing information
Links of Interest for Farmers & Land Owners rental rates, land values, CIRAS, program builder,Ag decision maker and more.

County News

January 28, 2015

Everyone Welcome! You don't have to be in 4-H to attend. February 28, 2015 at Gladbrook Memorial Building (Legion) Meal is from 5:30-8:00pm and games are from 6:00-8:30pm. Contact Jenny Hulme at 641-484-2703 or the Tama County Extension & Outreach office for more information

January 20, 2015

Jennifer Hulme started her duties as the ISU/Tama County Extension and Outreach Youth Coordinator on Monday January 19. The last two years she has served as abstractor and accountant for the Tama County Abstract Company. Prior to that, she spent twelve years at St. Mary Catholic Church in Waverly developing and organizing junior and high school activities, as well as training their volunteers. A Tama County native, Jennifer was a very active long-time 4-H member and spent a few summers as an intern in the county office assisting with the 4-H and youth program. This past year she took charge of the 4-H Youth Council and helped prepare and implement their activities at the Tama County Fair. She has also assisted with the leadership responsibilities of the Clutier Cowboys and Cowgirls 4-H Club of which her two children are members.

December 18, 2014

The premier Iowa educational event for cow-calf producers is offering a comprehensive package of information to attendees. The popular Cornbelt Cow-Calf Conference has provided timely, accurate and important information to the state's beef cattle industry for more than 40 years. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach beef program specialist Patrick Wall said this year's  conference, set for Jan 31 at the Bridge View Center in Ottumwa, will continue that successful tradition.

Oven canning
October 3, 2013

Preserving food by canning in the oven has been a hot topic this summer.  It seems everyone is looking for a shortcut to preserve food at home.  Oven canning is NOT a safe shortcut!  Learn why.

February 22, 2012

Words on Wellness is your Tama County extension connection to nutrition and fitness.


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February 3, 2015 01:16 PM

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