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County News

Virtual field days
October 19, 2020

We will be hosting our second virtual fall forestry field day on October 20 and will feature content from Yellow River State Forest.

October 19, 2020

As you enjoy the fruits (and veggies) of your labor after your summer harvest, keep in mind that there are still plenty of chores to be done this fall to get ready for next year’s vegetable garden. This week's Yard and Garden entry offers tips from Ajay Nair, associate professor in horticulture and extension vegetable production specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

October 13, 2020

The Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Dairy Team monthly webinar series continues on Wednesday, October 21 from 12 noon to 1 pm.

Dairy Cattle
October 8, 2020

Dairy producers and the industry can stay current on issues affecting their business this fall and winter, as the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach dairy team continues two popular online venues.

New speakers and topics announced for upcoming episodes

October 6, 2020

Register before Nov. 17 for fall commercial pesticide applicator training recertification.

Due to social distancing requirements preregistration is required. Walk-ins on the day of the program will only be admitted if room allows. 

woodworking for wildlife.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

How to build homes for wildlife

4 videos: Adam Janke, ISU Extension and Outreach wildlife specialist, shows how you can build an Aldo Leopold bench, a bat box, a bird box and a wood duck box. (Then you can sit on your new bench to watch the bats, birds and ducks at their new homes!)

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