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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.

To View the Wayne County 2015 Fairbook, click here.

  Dates to Remember:    

  • 6/4/15 - 9/24/15 Farmers' Market, every Thursday 4:30-7:30, Courthouse Lawn
  • 7/28/15 - 8/3/15 - Wayne County Fair
  • 8/13/15 - 8/23/15 - Iowa State Fair
  • 8/25/15 - Farmland Leasing Meeting
  • 10/21/15 - Roadside, Forest, and Aquatic Pest Management Continuing Education
  • 11/11/15 - Ornamental and Turf Applicators Pesticide Continuing Education
  • 11/18/15 - Commercial Ag Weed, Insect, and Plant Disease Mgmt. Pesticide Continuing Education

        July 2015 Newsletter

      July 2105 Ag Newsletter

 
  
 Links:
Iowa State University Extension Facebook page

Wayne County Fair
Food and Preservaion Resources 
Iowa State Fair

UDSA FSA - Farm Service Agency

NRCS - Natural Resources Conservation Service, Iowa

County News

1st annual non profit summit
July 28, 2015

This free, day-long event features stimulating dialogue, presentations, learning and networking opportunities, addressing a variety of critical nonprofit capacity building topics in the areas of: marketing, fundraising, evaluation, board governance, social media, strategic planning, budgeting and grant-writing.

April 30, 2015

Mark your calendars, the Corydon Farmers' Market is set to begin June 4 and go through September 24.  The event will be held on Thursdays in Corydon on the south side of the Courthouse lawn.

July 28, 2015

Join Joe Sellers and beef producers from southcentral Iowa on a ranch and feedlot bus tour to north central Nebraska August 26-29.  The bus will leave Chariton at 8:00 am August 26 and return by 7:00 pm on the 29th.

July 28, 2015

Charles Brown, ISU Farm Management Field Specialist will present information and updates on many topics including cash rental rates, land values, writing and terminating a farm lease and determining a fair cash rent for 2016.

July 1, 2015

The Emerald Ash Borer is a non-native beetle that is highly destructive to ash trees.  Join us at this free informational meeting to learn about how to identify an ash tree and the Emerald Ash Borer, signs of infestation, and courses of action.

 

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