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Dealing with Flooding - 2014

Learn more about flood preparations, crops, clean up, health and safety, mold, private wells, stress management, and water conservation.

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County News

Crops
July 14, 2014

Crop Update – The western part of our area is now tasseling and silking; pollination will be going on during this week with low temperatures and low humidity forecasted.  Pollination should be good.  Much of the eastern part of our area is coming along and may get to pollination by late week.

June 27, 2014

Kids and long summer days mean a lot of opportunities for outdoor fun, as well as insect bites and sunburn. Joy Rouse, a family life program specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, offers these tips for protecting children from biting insects and too much sun.

June 3, 2014

Witnessing a massive emergence of periodical cicadas takes patience and planning but is worth the wait, according to ISU Extension's Donald Lewis.

May 19, 2014

Some children can lose one to two months of their previous grade-level-learning over the summer. Create a home environment that helps your kids succeed at school.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Parents learn to be better parents, kids learn to resist peer pressure and together they learn to better communicate as a family through the Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 from ISU Extension and Outreach. Watch the video.
 

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

July 11, 2014 10:40 AM

A larva was collected by the Iowa EAB Team from a tree in Mt. Pleasant and has been positively identified as the Emerald Ash Borer by a...

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