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.
Washington County 4-H has had both state and national level success in the livestock judging project area. All 4-H’ers are invited to be a part of this project. This project allows livestock exhibitors to learn more about their species. It’s a great place for beginning showman to meet others who show. Click here for flyer.
The Washington County Extension Office announces their Clover University summer day camp dates and topics. Registrations are still be accepted for camps with openings remaining. Click here for registration form.
The Washington County Extension Office will again host their annual Progressive Agriculture Safety Day. The camp will be held on Thursday, June 4, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. at the Washington County Fairgrounds. The cost is $10 per child and includes t-shirt, goody bag, snacks, and safety information.