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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Van Buren County

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January 19, 2017

Henry County Master Gardeners present 11th annual Spring Symposium March 4th, 2017!

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January 13, 2017

Van Buren County Extension is offering the Women Managing Cattle program that empowers women in beef cattle industry to learn marketing strategies and managing land and water resources.

January 13, 2017

Free Tax preparation for low to moderate income (generally, $54,000 and below) tax payers with electronic filing is available for federal and state returns.

December 29, 2016

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December 28, 2016

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Our Story: Small Talk for Early Literacy

Yes, you can read to babies. Through “Small Talk,” Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, the Ames Public Library and Raising Readers in Story County are helping parents build literacy skills in very young children.

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

January 20, 2017 12:30 PM

It’s no secret that the farm economy has faced a downturn since its peak in 2012. But how has the downturn affected farmers,...

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