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ISU Extension and Outreach: Winneshiek County

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County News

August 4, 2015

Fine-tune your manure applications, nutrient management and fertilizer need with a step-by-step approach on reading soil tests.  This soil & manure management workshop for Dairy Farmers will take place on Wednesday, August 12 at 10 a.m.

August 4, 2015

Congratulations to all the 4-H participants at the 2015 Winneshiek County Fair!

August 4, 2015

Mildred Lyons of Winneshiek County will be inducted into the 2015 Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame at the Iowa State Fair on Sunday, August 23 at 3:30 p.m.

July 7, 2015

Iowans can learn how to “Preserve the Taste of Summer” during online lessons and hands-on workshops from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. “Preserve the Taste of Summer” provides the most current USDA-approved food preservation recommendations, said Jill Weber, a human sciences specialist in nutrition and wellness with ISU Extension and Outreach.

July 2, 2015

A research project by FFI and ISU Extension investigated the effectiveness of a cycle menu featuring Iowa-grown foods to increase local food purchases by schools. By the end of the project, local food purchases by four school districts increased 158 percent in two years.

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At Camp Cy, state fair visitors will see how ISU Extension and Outreach is at work in their neighborhoods – it’s an Iowa State experience.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

July 31, 2015 02:22 PM

Allie Lansman, a youth ambassador for the National 4-H Healthy Living Management Team, was featured on the Biggest Loser show last fall...

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