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County News

June 8, 2017

Fayette County 4-H’ers at the Growing Greener 4-H Greenhouse and the Steinlage family at Flolo Farms will host soil health expert and conservation agronomist Ray Archuleta for two field days- one focused on youth activities and another geared toward professional farmers.

June 3, 2017

Get those static projects ready for the Winneshiek County Fair. Enter them in FairEntry by June 30 and present them to be judged on July 6.

June 3, 2017

Now is the time to take a photo of you and your livestock project for the Winneshiek County Fair.  Buyers at the auctioon appreciate a picture of their purchase as a thank-you.  The Extension Staff will not be taking photos this year.

March 31, 2017

The public is encouraged to attend the Clothing, Food and Communications Day at Decorah Lutheran Church on June 22.

June 23, 2017

Recommendations for when to divide irises depend on the species. Follow these tips from horticulturists with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach to maintain a colorful, attractive iris planting.

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Managing Weeds, Insects and Diseases

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is helping Iowa farmers manage weeds, insects and diseases in their fields. Pest management is key to high yields and quality grain.    

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

June 7, 2017 11:17 AM

A pair of educators stepped in to fill a void caused by a lack of agriculture education in northwest Iowa – and the results have...

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