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County News

May 12, 2015

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There are many exciting things going on and we don't want you to miss a thing.

Turkey flock
May 11, 2015

The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship is the lead agency responding to avian influenza in Iowa. ISU Extension and Outreach will continue to be involved in the response. The College of Veterinary Medicine has posted resources at http://vetmed.iastate.edu/aiv-background-and-resources.

June 2, 2015

The Iowa Pork Producers Association (IPPA) is partnering with the Iowa Pork Industry Center (IPIC) and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach swine field specialists to offer free training and preparation sessions aimed at helping Iowa pork producers prepare for a Common Swine Industry Audit (CSIA).  Click here for brochure.

May 27, 2015

Are you interested in helping youth build their leadership skills?  Do you enjoy working with middle school aged youth?  Consider attending Ricochet Training delivered by Iowa State University Extension & Outreach Youth Program Specialist.    Click here for flyer.

pressure canner
May 26, 2015

Canning season will soon be here andWashington County Extension is offering testing of dial gauge pressure canners.  Pressure canners with a dial-type pressure gauge should be tested each year for accuracy.  Canner lids will be tested from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. on June 9 and June 23. 

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“Cook This!” is part of 4-H healthy living education from ISU Extension and Outreach. Youth develop nutrition knowledge and culinary skills through hands-on activities as they taste and prepare new flavors.
 

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June 1, 2015 03:48 PM

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