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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Tama County

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Private Pesticide date change

Private pesticide for Traer has been changed from April 2 at 6:30pm to March 20 at 6:30pm 

Private Pesticide dates---- Gladbrook Jan 17 1pm,----- Tama March 14 at 1:30pm -----Traer March 20 at 6:30pm
 
4-H Online Click Here Iowa.4honline.com

NEW! Tama County 4-H new member brochure

Links of Interest for Farmers & Land Owners rental rates, land values, CIRAS, program builder,Ag decision maker and more.

County News

February 24, 2014

From communications to agriculture and natural resources, Northeast Iowa 4-H fair judges and those considering being a 4-H judge will be trained Saturday, March 15, 2014 at the Hawkeye Community College in Waterloo, in selected project fields preparing for 2014 county and state fair contests. New judges are needed in the counties that represent Northeast Iowa.  The specialized judges training prepares the adult evaluators in subject matter, rules and standards for the upcoming 4-H fair season. Registration form click here

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
WOW

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

June 6, 2011

Are you ready to 'Make Friends' and 'Have Fun?' Then join 4-H!

June 6, 2011

In general, Iowans find Iowa State University Extension resources helpful. But Sometimes a human voice and an immediate response to a question or concern are needed - then Iowans turn to ISU Extension hotlines

 

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

The Iowa Senate has launched the centennial celebration of the Smith-Lever Act, the founding legislation of the nationwide Cooperative Extension System. Representatives from ISU Extension and Outreach took part in the event at the Iowa Capitol. Watch the video.
 

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

April 17, 2014 01:11 PM

Horticulturists with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach offer tips on growing and caring for garden mums.

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