News for NE Iowa from ISU Extension

Here are the weekly news packets for Region 4 ISU Extension:  Allamakee, Chickasaw, Clayton, Fayette, Howard and Winneshiek Counties

October 15, 2014:  News Release Specific to NE Iowa

--ISU Extension Scheduling Farm Bill Overview Meetings
--2015 Nutrition Calendars Available
--Iowa Food Hub Benefits from USDA Grant for Local Food Promotion
--Local Schools Celebrate Farm to School Month
--Midwest Dairy School is Focused on Robotic Milking Systems

September 3 2014:  News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--NE Iowa Farm Crawl Set for Sept. 27

August 20 2014:  News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--MN/ISU Extension host Nutrient & Sand Laden Management Field Day
--Margin Protection Program Informational Meetings across Iowa
--Farm Program Offers Updates and New Crop Programs

August 4 2014:  News Release Specific to NE Iowa

--UAVs in Crop Scouting, Crops Diseases, Nutrient Management and Grain Market Trends to be Discussed at the September 3 Field Day, Nashua
--New Funds Will Increase Access to Local Foods

July 29 2014: News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--Pasture Walk to Feature Pasture Management for Dairy
--Young Dairy Producer Peer Groups to start up in NE Iowa

July 1 2014:  News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--Farmland Leasing Meetingsset for Northeast Iowa
--Local Food Directories Available

June 4 2014:  News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--Annual Iowa State University Research Farm Field Day June 24, Nashua

May 12 2014:  News Release Specific to NE Iowa

--ISU Extension Hosts Meetings to Understand New Manure Regulations
--Pasture Walk to Feature Millionaire Model Farms and Organic Dairy Budgets
--Four-State Dairy Nutrition and Management Conference Set
--5th Annual Breakfast on the Farm

April 10 2014:  News Release Specific to NE Iowa

--ISU Spring Forestry Field Day set for May 2 in Allamakee County

March 5 2014:  News Release Specific to NE Iowa

--ISU Extension Hosts Tomato Grafting and Pest Workshop
--Registration now open for the Iowa Local Food Conference

February 25 2014:  News Release Specific to NE Iowa

--Crop Market Outlook and 2013 Research Results Highlight the ISU Northeast Research Farm Annual Meeting
--Northeast Iowa Family STEM Festival

February 13 2014:  News Releases Specific to NE Iowa
--Dairy Meetings Feature Low-Cost Parlors, Calf Management and Organic Production
--Dairy Webinar Series Offered
--PDPW Transition Cow Workshops Set for March 25 and 26 in Iowa and Wisconsin

January 30 2014:  News Releases specific to NE Iowa

--ISU Extension and Outreach Offers Course on Health Insurance
--Beef Feedlot Roundtable Sessions Offered at ­­­Five Iowa Locations
--PQA Plus®and TQA®Training Sessions Scheduled

January 21 2014:  News Releases specific to NE Iowa
--Manage Farm Finances during Changing Financial Climate
--Deep Water or High Tide
--Moving Beyond the Basics
--Dairy Iowa Profitability Team Established
--On-Farm Calf Workshops Feature Precision Management
--ISU Extension and Outreach Hosting Free Course on Shopping for Health Insurance
--Annual Forest Stewardship Conference Is March 8

January 2 2014:  News Releases specific to NE Iowa
--New Local Food Classifieds Website
--Tweed is New ISU Extension & Outreach Regional Director
--Iowa Beef Center Heifer Series Addresses Challenges of Rebuilding Beef Cow Herd

December 20 2013:  News Releases Specific to NE Iowa
--ISU Extension Hosts Agriculture Outlook Meeting 
--
ISU Dairy Days Feature Profitable Dairy Practices 
--C
onference Focuses on Midwestern Beef Advantages

November 15 2013:  News Releases Specific to NE Iowa
--ISU Extension Hosts Dairy and Beef Manure Tour
--New Report Shows How Local Food Helps Iowa's Economy
--Driftless Region Beef Conference Features New UM Faculty

October 28, 2013:  News Releases Specific to NE Iowa

--Changes in the Estate Law Tax May Impact Your Future
--ServSafe® Training Offered in Decorah
--2014 Nutrition Calendars Available

August 26, 2013:  News Releases Specific to NE Iowa

--Swine Health Management Conference set for August 30 in New Hampton

August 5, 2013: News Releases Specific to NE Iowa
--Oven Canning - UNSAFE!
--Stay for the Day at the Summer Horticulture Showcase August 10

July 22, 2013:  News Releases Specific to NE Iowa
--ISU Research Farm Field Day features Crop Maturity, Harvest, Drying, and Marketing a Late Crop on August 28
--Dairy Beef Feeding for Profit topic of Programs in NE Iowa
--Farmland Leasing Meeting set for August 1 in Calmar
--Local Food Directories Available
--Pasture Walk Focuses on Managing Timber Pastures

July 1, 2013:  News Releases Specific to NE Iowa
--Learn about Feeding Dairy Beef at Northeast Iowa Programs

June 24, 2013: News Releases Specific to NE Iowa
--Water Systems for Intensive Grazing focus of Pasture Walk July 17
--Farmland Leasing Meetings set for Northeast Iowa

June 3, 2013: News Releases Specific to NE Iowa

--Wetland Conservation Field Day Set for June 27
--Iowa State University Updates Method for Rating Soil Productivity
--Producers Have Options under Crop Insurance Coverage

May 20, 2013: News Releases Specific to NE Iowa
--Pasture Walk Focuses on Managing Pastures to Protect Streams
--Iowa Cash Rental Rates Survey Results Available
--Crop Insurance and Prevented Planting
--Waukon Farm Hosts Field Day Featuring Specialized Farm Equipment
--June 26 ISU Research Farm Field Day Highlights the Late Start in 2013
--4-State Dairy Nutrition and Management Conference June 12-13, in Dubuque, IA
--4th Annual Dairy Breakfast on the Farm

March 11, 2013: News Releases Specific to NE Iowa
--Health & Feeding Strategies to Improve Calf Performance on March 22
--Local Food Directory Needs Producer Info
--Ag Outlook & Management Meeting March 25 in Cresco

 March 4, 2013: News Releases Specific to NE Iowa
--Corn Genetic Advancements and Crop Weather to be Highlighted at the ISU Northeast Research Farm Annual Meeting, March 20th

February 25, 2013: News Releases Specific to NE Iowa
--Master Woodland Managers Program Registration Now Open
--Eastern Iowa Hay Producers Association Annual Meeting & Conference to Feature Cover Crops
--ISU Extension Offers Plant Starting Workshop

February 11, 2013:  News Releases Specific to NE Iowa
--Annual Horticulture Chautauqua Scheduled for March 9
--Upper Midwest Hazelnut Conference to be held March 1 & 2
--Annual Forest Stewardship Conference is March 9
--Program Provides Grants to Energy-Saving Farmers
--ISU Extension Hosts Food Safety and Postharvest Handling Workshop

January 28, 2013: News Releases Specific to NE Iowa
--Beef Feedlot Roundtable Sessions Offered
--Calf Health Focus of Discussion Feb. 8
--Landscape Design Seminar to be held March 14

January 14, 2013: News Releases Specific to NE Iowa

--Changes in Estate Tax Laws Impact Your Future Plans
--Program Teaches Farm Women to be Better Business Partners
--An Education and Information Event Designed Specifically for Iowa Livestock Farmers

January 7, 2013: News Releases Specific to NE Iowa

News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--Driftless Region Beef Conference in Dubuque
--Attend Local Dairy Days

December 17, 2012: News Releases Specific to NE Iowa

News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--Farmland Value Reach Historic $8,296 Statewide Average
--TQA Training Session Offered in Postville

December 10, 2012: News Releases Specific to NE Iowa

News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--Free Online Program Educates Homeowners with Water Wells
--Plan Now to Attend Driftless Region Beef Conference
--Local Dairy Days Feature Profitable Dairy Practices

November 19: News Releases Specific to NE Iowa

News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--2013 Nutrition Calendars Available
--Baumgartner Honored at Iowa State University Extension & Outreach Annual Conference

November 5: News Releases Specific to NE Iowa
News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--Herbicide Resistance Workshop November 20
--Local Information Meetings to Discuss Dairy Parlor Options
--Northeast Iowa Food and Fitness Initiative Honored at ISU Extension and Outreach Annual Conference

October 29: News Releases Specific to NE Iowa:
News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--Beef Producer Feed Management and Planning Meetings to be Held

October 15: News Releases Specific to NE Iowa:

News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--ISU Extension and Outreach Dairy Team conduct survey-Iowa Dairy Industry progressing over past decade
--"Dairy at Noon" Webinar Series continues November 1
--Attend the Holiday Wreath Workshop
--Program for Women Landwoners Focuses on Wetland Conservation

September 25:  News Releases Specific to NE Iowa:

News Release Specific to NE Iowa
 --Tri-State Ag Lender’s Seminar
--"Dairy at Noon” Webinar Series to Begin October 18
--New Guide Offers Overview of Iowa Food Marketing Rules
--Forage Testing in 2012-13 is Critical

September 10:  News Releases Specific to NE Iowa:
News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--Yellow River Forest Field Day Set for October 18
--Boehm's to Host Iowa's Tree Farmer of the Year Field Day
--Thompson to Address Family Life, Finance Issues
--Pasture Walk to focus on Beginning Farmers Partnership Model

August 20:  News Releases Specific to NE Iowa: 
News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--ISU Extension and Outreach Schedules Town Hall Meetings
--Commercial Manuare Applicators Cdertification Training Scheduled for Allamakee County
--Commercial Manure Applicators Certification Training Scheduled for Howard County

August 6:  News Release Specific to NE Iowa

News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--Pasture Walk Focuses on Efficiency
--August 22 Field Day on Crop Development and Drought Issues
--Automatic Milking System Tour Featured Locally August 15-16

July 30:  News Release Specific to NE Iowa

News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--View Extension Webinar on Livestock and Crop Options During Drought

July 23:  News Release Specific to NE Iowa

News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--Plan Ahead for Sales Tax Holiday
--New ISU Extension Agricultural Engineer to Serve NE Iowa
--Extension July 25 Webinar Looks at Livestock & Crop Options during Drought
--Stay for the Day at the Summer Horticulture Showcse
--Low Cost Parlor Tours & Automatic Miling Systems Featured Locally
--Drought management Meetings in Cresco, Osage Aug. 2

July 9:  News Release Specific to NE Iowa
News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--Pasture Walk on August 1 Focuses on Flexibility
--Pasture Walk at Peake Farm Focuses on Quality Pasture and Fly Control
--Cooling Strategies in the Dairy Barn

July 2:  News Release Specific to NE Iowa
News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--Pasture Walk Focuses on Rotational Grazing
-- Farmland Leasing Meetings set for Northeast Iowa
--Farmland Leasing Meeting set for July 31 in Calmar
--Salsa Making Workshop Offered
--Coaches Learn abut Good Nurtition for Student Athletes

June 25:  News Release Specific to NE Iowa

News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--Planning for Profit: Marketing & Financial Management for New Farmers
--ISU Extension Offers ServSafe Training

May 21: News Release Specific to NE Iowa
News Release Specific to NE Iowa:
--Evaluating Your Estate Plan
--Eat to Compete Program for Coaches & Teachers  

May 14:  News Release Specific to NE Iowa
News Releases specific to NE Iowa:
--Get Answers to Your Yard & Garden
--Waukon Farm HostsSpecialized Farm Equipment Field Day June 9

May 7:  News Release Specific to NE Iowa

News Releases specific to NE Iowa:
--Pasture Walk Focuses on Intensive Grazing
--Home Weatherization Workshop Set for June 2

March 20: News Release Specific to NE Iowa
News Releases specific to NE Iowa:
--Celebrate ISU Extension and Outreach Week March 25-31        
--
ISU Dairy Extension Team Receives College Team Award
--
Iowa Local Food Summit To Spark Discussion On April 3
--
Photo and Caption: Planning for the Future (Cresco)
--
Photo and Caption: Estate Planning (Fayette)
--
Photo and Caption: Local Food Establishment Staff Attend Food Safety Class

February 27: News Release Specific to NE Iowa
News Releases specific to NE Iowa:
--On-Farm Food Safety Workshop Set for March 13
-- Eastern Iowa Hay Producers Annual Meeting on March 8
--Local Food Directory Needs Producer Info
--ISU President Steven Leath to Speak at Research Farm
-- Morel Mushroom Certification Workshops Scheduled for March and April
-- Women Farmland Owners  Invited to Wildlife Management Meeting
-- FoodCorps Opens Applications for its Next Class of School Food Changemakers

January 31: News Release Specific to NE Iowa

News Releases specific to NE Iowa:
--4-H Judges Training Set
--Advisory Council Appointed For Local Food And Farm Program
--ISU Extension Hosts Milk Quality Workshops
--New Plant Hardiness Zone Map Has Iowa in Zone 5 
--Annual Horticulture Chautauqua Scheduled for March 3
--Crop Insurance Women Can Understand

January 16: News Release Specific to NE Iowa
News Releases specific to NE Iowa:
-- CORRECTED: Program Teaches Farm Women to be Better Business Partners (Calmar)
--ISU Extension Offers Beef Feedlot Roundtable Sessions (Manchester, Nashua)
--Conference to Cover Production and Marketing of Fruits and Vegetables
--Calmar Selected for 2012 Community Visioning Program
--Conservation Tillage Conference Feb. 7-8 in Rochester
--Annual Forest Stewardship Conference Is March 10

January 9: News Release Specific to NE Iowa

News Releases specific to NE Iowa:
--Farmland Drainage Workshop to Be Held Jan. 30 (New Hampton)
-- Risk and Margin Management workshops for Cattle Feeders (New Hampton)
--Ultrasound Pregnancy Exam Demonstration Featured (Postville)
--ISU Extension Offer Estate Planning Workshop (Fayette)
--Corn Rootworm Resistance a Featured Topic at Crop Conference on January 25 (Waterloo)
--Program Teaches Farm Women to be Better Business Partners (Calmar)
--Food & Farm Expo Set for Feb. 4 (Calmar)

December 7: News Release Specific to NE Iowa
News Releases specific to NE Iowa:
--Start the New Year with a Farm Succession Plan
--Wiemerslage wins Friend of the Family Farmer award
--Leftovers App Gets Reminder Update
--Donate Grain and Invest in Iowa’s #1 Crop: Youth 
--Yard and Garden: Christmas Trees

November 1: News Release Specific to NE Iowa
News Releases specific to NE Iowa:
--Leopold Center Publishes a New Growers Manual
--Hermans to Host Practical Farmers of Iowa Pasture Walk
--Fearless Farm Finances Training to be Held December 9 & 10 in La Crosse, WI
--Teachers Sharpen their Skills

October 10: News Release Specific to NE Iowa

News Releases specific to NE Iowa:
--Nick McCann Joins ISU Extension
--Farm Succession Planning is Coming to Northeast Iowa
--2012 Nutrition Calendars Available 
--Workshop Helps Iowa Educators Build Financial Literacy Skills in Students
--Farm Energy Reduction Topic of Iowa Learning Farms Webinar

September 26: News Release Specific to NE Iowa

News Releases specific to NE Iowa:
--Taste of Northeast Iowa Set for Oct. 6
--Cooking School for School Cooks
--School Food Service Workers Complete ServSafe Training
--Road Safety: A Shared Responsibility
--Remember Tax Tips When Paying College Expenses

September 12: News Release Specific to NE Iowa
News Releases specific to NE Iowa:
--Yellow River State Forest Field Day Set for October 6
--Personal Financial Management Class Offered in Decorah 
--NCR-SARE Announces 2011 Farmer Rancher Grant Call for Proposals
--ISU Extension Hosts Goat Meeting on Oct 5

August 25: News Release Specific to NE Iowa
News Releases specific to NE Iowa:
--Learn to Be a Financial Coach (West Union)
--Wille Hosts Pasture Walk on August 31 (Garnavillo)
--New Publication Helps Farmers Save Energy in the Shop
--Work Begins on Iowa’s New Local Food and Farm Initiative

August 8: News Release Specific to NE Iowa
News Releases specific to NE Iowa:
--Food Safety Alert:  Recall on Ground Turkey 
-- Kristin Schulte Joins ISU Extension as Farm Management Specialist
--August Field Day to Focus on Fall Preparation and Planning for 2012 (Nashua)
--ISU Extension Offers Ag Drainage School (Nashua)
--Cattle Feedlot Facilities Tour scheduled (Riceville)
--Preserve Foods Safely with New ISU Extension Program

July 20: News Release Specific to NE Iowa
News Releases specific to NE Iowa:
--Winneshiek County Extension Awarded USDA Rural Development Grant
--Demonstration Garden Field Day Set for July 30 
-- Weather-related Livestock Losses May Qualify for Indemnity Program
-- Managing Heat Stress on Dairy Farms
-- School Shopping and the Iowa Sales Tax Holiday
--2011 Cook This! Teams Named
--2011 Stitch This! Teams Named

 July 11: News Release Specific to NE Iowa
News Releases specific to NE Iowa:
--Farmland Leasing Workshops Scheduled for August
--Garden Natives and Invasives Webinar Series Offered
Other Releases from ISU Extension:
--New Publication Illustrates Energy Efficient Farm Lighting Options
--New Publication Helps Farmers Use Data for Tractor Selection
-- Agricultural Marketing Resource Center Assists Producers Applying for USDA Value-added Grants

June 24: News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--Klinge Hosts Pasture Walk on July 5 (Farmersburg)
--Wedel Hosts Pasture Walk on July 13 (Riceville)
--Fayette County Team Tops State 4-H Dairy Quiz Bowl
--Ventilation Workshop for Swine Producers Set for July 7
--New Publication Illustrates Energy Efficient Farm Lighting Options

 June 7: News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--Dairy Hosts Field Day on Sand Bedding and Handling
-- No-Till Field Day Scheduled for June 28 near Decorah
--June Field Day to Highlight Elwynn Taylor and Crop Development
--Workshops Provide Environmental Issues Update for Medium-Sized Beef Feedlots and Dairies
--Local Food Directories Available

May 31: News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--Beef Checkoff Offers Programs On Proper Livestock Handling Methods
--Breakfast on the Farm June 11 at The Dairy Center!     
--Forestry Field Day Focuses on Timber Sales
--Advanced Swine Reproduction Seminar Set for June 28
--Waukon Farm Hosts Field Day Featuring Specialized Farm Equipment

 May 19: News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--Estimate First Crop Alfalfa Quality in the Field
--Breakfast on the Farm June 11 at The Dairy Center! 
--ISU Extension Offers Rose Workshop
--ISU Extension Offers Tours of Robotic Milkers
--Organic Pasture Walk at Kruse Family Organic Dairy

May 5: News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--Get Answers to Your Yard and Garden Questions
--Rolling to Host Pasture Walk on May 18
--Annual Plant Sales Great Way to Get Garden-Ready
--Garden Natives and Invasives Webinar Series Offered

 April 14: News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--Create a Willow Trellis with ISU Extension
--Berlage to Host Pasture Walk on April  27
--Save Tractor Fuel by ‘Shifting up, Throttling Back’ 
--New website facilitates the exchange of land from one generation to the next

March 28: News Release Specific to NE Iowa
--ISU Extension Offers Food Preservation Classes
--ISU Extension Offers Pruning Workshop
--Iowa Learning Farms offers no-till, strip-till workshop
--National Volunteer Week Honors Volunteers

March 8: News Release specific to NE Iowa

--Northeast Iowa 4-H Camps' Registration Deadline Is April 15
--Local Food Directory Needs Info
--ISU Extension Schedules Estate Planning Session (Osage)
--Dr. David Kohl is Keynote at Manchester Ag Luncheon
--Maple Syrup Saturday (Ionia)

March 2: News Release specific to NE Iowa

-- Retirement Open House for Bonnie Sorum is March 19
--Calving Season Tips for Producers
-- Iowa State University Extension Week Is March 21-25
--Training Scheduled to Meet Requirements to Sell Morel Mushrooms
-- ISU Extension Offers Apple Grafting Workshop

February 21: News Release specific to NE Iowa

--Annual WAVA Conference Set for March 11
--FastTrac® NewVenture Class Offerings
--Preliminary Results Available from Forage Testing Project
--Local Food Directory Needs Producer Info
--New Supply/Demand Link Connects Farmers, Markets and Consumers

February 14: News Release specific to NE Iowa
--Photos: Food & Farm Expo Attracts Crowd
--Photo: Farmers Complete Farm Food Safety Certification
--Public Information Meetings for Gypsy Moth Management Scheduled in Northeast Iowa
--Eastern Iowa Hay Producers Association Annual Meeting & Conference To Feature Dr. Undersander
--Understanding Changes to Social Security Withholdings
--Predictions on Crop Yields and Grain Marketing for 2011
--NE IA Dairy Foundation Annual Meeting is March 10
--Learn to Use Quickbooks for Your Farm or Business (new version)
--Building a Lean Culture Workshop Offered in Calmar

 February 2: News Release specific to NE Iowa
--Local 4-H’ers Place at National 4-H Livestock Events
--Learn Strategies to Gain Control of Finances

 January 26: News Release specific to NE Iowa
--Annual Horticulture Chautauqua Scheduled for March 5
--Annual Forest Stewardship Conference Is March 12
--Dan Lane Accepts New Position with ISU Extension

January 17: News Release specific to NE Iowa

--Food & Farm Expo Set for Feb. 5
--Upper Explorerland, ISU Extension to co-locate in Decorah
--Free Tax Preparation Services Available
--Learn to Use Quickbooks for Your Farm or Business
--Leopold Center Offers Plan To Boost Local Food Economy In Iowa

January 10: News Release specific to NE Iowa

--Food & Farm Expo Set for Feb. 5
--Robertson Featured at the ISU Crop Advantage Conference Jan. 26
--
Risk Management Workshop for Cattle Feeders Set
--Food Safety Workshops for Fruit and Vegetable Growers Offered
--Local ISU Extension Staff Trained to Deliver Nutrition and Health Programs (photo)

December 20: News Release specific to NE Iowa

--Local Dairy Days Feature New Dairy Practices
--Tri-State Beef Day set for January 27
--ISU Extension Offers Farm Employee Management Workshop
--Latest Information on Sulfur in Cattle Diets to be Shared through Web Program

 December 6: News Release specific to NE Iowa
--Winter Feeding Decisions for the Cow Herd
--Risk and Margin Management Workshops for Cattle Feeders
--Junior Holstein Convention Hosting a Luau
--Pork Quality Assurance Training Session Offered 
--Organic Grain and Livestock Outlook Meetings Scheduled
--Buying Local Includes Christmas Trees

 November 16: News Release specific to NE Iowa
--ISU Extension Offers Workshop on Beef Grid Marketing (Edgewood, Spillville)
--Risk and Margin Management Workshops for Cattle Feeders (Waukon, Osage)
--Annual Crop Clinic Set for Dec. 16 (Charles City)     
--Crop Clinic Set for Dec. 16 (Elkader)
--Other Releases from ISU

November 3: News Release specific to NE Iowa
--Federal and State Funding Programs for Farmers (Calmar)
-- Learn to Use Quickbooks for Your Farm or Business (Elkader)
-- ISU Extension Hosting On-Farm Milk Quality Workshops (Region)

October 26: News Release specific to NE Iowa
--Local 4-H Member Receive State Recognition (Howard, Clayton, Chickasaw, Winneshiek)
--ISU Extension Offers Wreath Workshops (Oelwein, New Hampton, Waukon, Elkader)
--ISU Extension Offers Workshop on Beef Grid Marketing (Edgewood, Spillville)
--Extension Workshop to Discuss Role of Farm Drainage Systems (Region)
--Annual Pro-Ag Outlook Scheduled for Nov.18 (Region)
--Other News and releases

October 6: News Release specific to NE Iowa
--Photos and Caption: 4-H Teen Leaders Attend Regional Training (Region)
-- ISU Extension Offers BASICS Nutrition Program in NE IA  (Allamakee, Fayette, Howard)
--New Online Tool Helps Users Explore Potential Markets (Region)
--Feeding Strategies  Improve Dairy Calf Performance (Region)
--2011 Nutrition Calendars Available (Region)

 September 27: News Release specific to NE Iowa
-- 4-H’ers Compete at the National Barrow Show (Clayton, Fayette Co)
--ISU Extension Offers Financial Coaching Services (Region)
--Forage Testing Project Open to Iowa Producers
--Learn How to Make Seasonal Wreaths at Two Workshops (Waukon or Elkader)
--ISU Extension Offers Financial Coaching Services (Northeast IA)
--Pasture Walk Near Monona on Oct 20

September 15: News Release specific to NE Iowa

--Local 4-H Judging Teams Participate at State Judging Contest (Region)
--Learn How to Make a Harvest Wreath (Decorah)

September 8: News Release specific to NE Iowa
-- Fall Seeding Featured on Pasture Walk (New Albin)    
--Forestry Field Day Highlights Iowa Tree Farmer of Year (Elkader)
--
Fall Fest Planned Near Guttenberg (Guttenberg)

 September 1: News Release specific to NE Iowa
--ISU Extension Offers Hardy Bulb Workshops (Waukon, Elkader)
-- Improve Money Management Skills In-Person or Online       
--Several Opportunities to Learn about Food Preservation (Waukon, Decorah, Cresco)
--
Learn to Make Healthy Meals in a Hurry (Guttenberg)

August 24: News Releases specific to NE Iowa

--Egg Recall: What Should You Do?
--Attend Weekend Quilting Retreat at Borlaug Learning Center"
--Sheep Production Featured on Pasture Walk (Decorah)

August 11: News Release specific to NE Iowa
--NE ISU Research Farm Field Day Set for Aug 26 (Nashua)
--ICA to hold Northeast Iowa Regional Meeting (Postville area)
--ISU Extension Hosts Farmland Leasing Workshop (Nashua)
--ISU Extension Hosts Webinar on Rain Gardens (Fayette)
--ISU Extension Offers Shade Tree Workshops (Corrected)

July 22: News Release specific to NE Iowa
--Farm Financial Planning Available
--Plan Now for Sales Tax Holiday and Back-to-school
--School Expenses May Qualify for Tax Credit
--Pasture Walk at Gesing Farm on August 4

July 14: News Release specific to NE Iowa

--Garden Gala Offers Something For Everyone
--Annual Iowa Grazing Conference Set for Aug 23-24
--Statewide Training Session for Commercial Manure Applicators Scheduled Aug 25
--Other Releases 

June 30: News Release specific to NE Iowa

--4-H/FFA Livestock Auctions Benefit Communities
--ISU Extension Offers Ag Drainage School
--ISU Extension Offers Succulent Workshop
--Organic Gardening Webinar Offered
--Extension Council Offers Candidates Opportunities to Educate and Serve
--Other Releases 

June 28: News Release specific to NE Iowa

--Pasture Walk at Haugen Farm on August 17
-- Register for Fall Master Gardener Training
--Learn to Be a Financial Coach
-- ISU Extension Offers Shade Tree Workshops
-- Flood Resources

June 22: News Release specific to NE Iowa

--Northeast ISU Research Farm Field Day Set for June 30 (Nashua)
--Riniker Hosts Pasture Walk on July 6 (Strawberry Point)
--Organic Crop Field Day at Koschmeder Farm (Riceville)
--ISU Extension Offers Grafting Workshop (Calmar)
-- Iowa State Expands Investment in Regional Food Systems Work
-- Improve Money Management Skills Online
--Fayette County Team Wins 2010 State 4-H Dairy Quiz Bowl

 June 9: News Release specific to NE Iowa
--Wedemeiers Host Pasture Walk on June 23 (Maynard)
--Local Food Directories Available (Regional)
--Field Day Focuses on Water Quality Issues and Transitioning to Organic (Farmersburg)
--  Vet Camp Coming to Winneshiek County Fair
--  Compassion Guides Farm Financial Planning Associate through 25-Year Career (Elkader)

 June 3: News Release specific to NE Iowa
--Bendin Willows into Towers
--High Tunnel Production Workshop Returns to Decorah
--Youth Are Leading Healthy Change in Region 4
--Northeast ISU Research Farm Field Day Set for June 30

May 27: News Releases specific to NE Iowa

--2010 Clover Corp
--A Different Way to Plant
--Food and Fitness Hosts Local Food Tours in June
--Other Releases

May 12: News Releases specific to NE Iowa

--Talking Tunnels
--Weaving a Food System Web
--Youth Livestock Showmanship Clinic on May 27
--Safe Food Workshop offered by ISU Extension
--Other News from ISU Extension

May 5: News Releases specific to NE Iowa

--Youth Chef's Compete
--Create a Willow Teepee with ISU Extension
--County Farm Bureau Offers Scholarships to Teachers

April 27: News Releases specific to NE Iowa
--Food Safety on the Farm
--School Teams Tackle School Wellness
--Local Food Establishments certified in food safety
--ISU Extension Offers Container Gardening Workshop

 

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