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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Wayne County

The Wayne County Extension and Outreach office has research-based information and education available. Please consider this resource when you need to make decisions that affect your family, community, business or farm. Wayne County Extension brings Iowa State University research to you.

The Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Wayne Co. offices have moved to  220 E. Jefferson St. Suite, Corydon.  We are across the street from the Nodyroc motel in the South side of the building.


Dates to Remember:
  • 10/19/16 - Aquatic, Forest, and Right-of-Way Pest Management
  • 11/09/16 - Ornamental and Turfgrass Applicators
  • 11/16/16 - Commercial Ag Weed, Insect, and Plant Disease Management
  • 1/11/17 -   Private Pesticide Applicator Training
  • 1/12/17 -   Crop Advantage, at Honey Creek Resort in Moravia
  • 1/24/17 -   Confinement Manure Training 


       October 2016 Newsletter



2016 Wayne Co. Fairbook


  September 2016 Ag Newsletter

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Wayne County Fair

Food and Preservaion Resources 
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UDSA FSA - Farm Service Agency

NRCS - Natural Resources Conservation Service, Iowa

County News

October 11, 2016

The Department of Animal Science is hosting Beef Blast on December 3, 2016.  This event is open to any youth in grades 7-12 and will focus on reproduction.

October 11, 2016

Early Childhood professionals have access to cost effective and convenient online learning.

September 29, 2016

Fall 2016 Commercial Pesticide Applicators Recertification Schedule

September 29, 2016

This workshop will discuss new discoveries of Palmer amaranth across the state, key traits to differentiate the common amaranth species in Iowa from Palmer amaranth, and management in both crop and non-crop areas. Handouts about Palmer amaranth identification will be provided.

September 29, 2016

This is the time of year when oversized, tall equipment such as portable grain augers and combines are moved from place to place on the farmstead, or are transported on public roads. Any time this type of equipment is moved there is a risk of contact with overhead power lines.


Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Our Story: Gardening for Food Pantries

Start with an idea: grow fresh produce for donation to food pantries. Mix together ISU Extension and Outreach nutrition education, Master Gardeners and ISU Research and Demonstration Farms. The goal: More than 10,000 pounds of food for Iowans in need.

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

October 24, 2016 09:38 AM

Registration remains open for 16th annual Iowa Organic Conference to be held Nov. 13-14 in Iowa City.

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