Wayne County

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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
  • 7/9/15 - 4-H Clothing and Communications event, Exhibit building at the Fairgrounds
  • 7/20/15 - Emerald Ash Borer Workshop, 6:30 - 8:30, Courthouse Meeting Room
  • 7/28/15 - 8/3/15 - Wayne County Fair
  • 8/13/15 - 8/23/15 - Iowa State Fair
  • 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

        June 2015 Newsletter

       May 2015 Ag Newsletter

 
  
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Wayne County Fair

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UDSA FSA - Farm Service Agency

NRCS - Natural Resources Conservation Service, Iowa

County News

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.

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.

June 2, 2015

The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship has announced an order to cancel all live bird exhibitions at county fairs, the Iowa State Fair, and other gatherings of birds due to avian influenza.

June 2, 2015

There was standing room only as representatives from 15 of the 16 townships in Wayne County met for an educational program Thursday, May 28th.

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June 2, 2015

Are you looking for something fun to do this summer?! If you are a 4-H member in  Wayne County and in grades 4-6, you qualify for this trip.

 

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