County News

May 6, 2015

Iowa State alum named as ISU Extension and Outreach field agronomist

May 5, 2015

Eggs and Poultry: Safe to Eat---Avian influenza has been in the news recently as it spreads throughout poultry
flocks in Iowa.

April 30, 2015

Members grades 4th, 5th, and 6th come and attend our fun planned trip to Dubuque Iowa!

April 28, 2015

Interested in canning, freezing or dehydrating?  Don't use grandma's recipes!  It is essential to use current tested recipes and procedures to make sure your food is safe.

April 28, 2015

ISU Extension is now publishing newsletters available to everyone throughout the state. We have newsletters for everything from Acreage Living to Vet Med. So if you are looking for a newsletter you came to the right place.

April 1, 2015

Mark Carlton, Iowa State University Extension & Outreach will be retiring from his position as a Field Agronomist effective March 31, 2015.

January 25, 2015

We have a complete list of agricultural program specialists sorted by specialty or by name.

September 16, 2014

A free app is available to help producers and agriculture businesses record and maintain pesticide application information.

May 5, 2014

Want to learn more? The Affordable Care Act (ACA) provides important benefits for farm families.

February 4, 2014

March 15th we will have our first 4-H Dinner and Silent Auction!

January 29, 2014

                                        Stay informed!!

October 21, 2013

New Extension beef specialist Patrick Wall will serve southeast Iowa livestock producers as their connection to Iowa State University and the Iowa Beef Center.

October 15, 2013

EAB has been found in Fairfield.  Further investigation is under way.

September 21, 2013
A list of upcoming dates for pesticied applicators to renew their certification.
September 9, 2013

Join online today, or call the Extension Office at 319-293-3039!  Enrollment begins September 3rd.

August 28, 2013

Beef/hay producers are invited to attend a pasture walk, scheduled for Thursday, September 12th at the Jerry and Sandy McLain farm near Milton.

May 22, 2013

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach/Van Buren County has received funding to offer a new program for an intergenerational exercise program for older adults.

May 13, 2013

An advanced course for experienced graziers who want to take their management practices to the next level.

April 27, 2012

Iowa 4-H celebrates 110 years of existence with the launch of a new blog of Iowa’s 4-H history. We hope you enjoy reading about Van Buren County 4-H history and the impact the program has had in communities across Iowa.

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