4-H’ers interested in the Dog Project are strongly encouraged to attend an informational meeting on Saturday, April 1, 10:30 a.m. at the Washington County Extension Office. Department superintendents will discuss deadlines, records, scoring, training suggestions and dog workout schedules.
The Washington County Master Gardeners are offering a $500 scholarship to a deserving Washington County resident pursuing a horticultural related degree or certificate from a college or university in the state of Iowa. Click here for application.
There will be a Poultry Workshop on Saturday, April 8, from 9:30 - 11:30 am at the Washington County Extension Office. It will cover several important health and basic nutrition topics as well as the timely Veterinary Feed Directive and how that affects poultry. AND you will get to build your own egg candler!!! Click for flyer.
A veterinary feed directive (VFD) is a written statement given to an animal owner by a veterinarian that is similar to a prescription. Youth must obtain a VFD order from their veterinarian to get the VFD feed. Click here for guide.