County News

Home Judged Garden
January 23, 2020

Enter your garden in the Allamakee County Fair Home Judged Garden Class! This project may consist of a vegetable or flower garden in your backyard or community garden.

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January 22, 2020

Allamakee County will offer the Certified Handlers Continuing Instruction Course (CIC) Wednesday, March 11, 2020.

turfgrass
January 22, 2020

Allamakee County will offer the Ornamental and Turfgrass Applicators Continuing Instruction Course (CIC) for commercial pesticide applicators Wednesday, March 4, 2020.

January 22, 2020

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Allamakee County will host a Seed Treatment Continuing Instruction Course (CIC) for commercial pesticide applicators, Wednesday, February 19, 2020.

Sprayer
January 22, 2020

Allamakee County will offer the Commercial Ag Weed, Insect and Plant Disease Management Continuing Instruction Course (CIC) for commercial pesticide applicators Wednesday, February 12, 2020.

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January 22, 2020

Is your tax refund the financial highlight of the year? Then it is a valuable resource – one you can use to get ahead, suggests Barb Wollan, a human sciences specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

decorative
January 21, 2020

Horticulture professionals have been collecting data on the newest garden trends for 2020 and beyond. This information is compiled to help garden centers, nurseries, and garden writers become more aware of popular products, ideas, and cultural practices in the coming years.

VITA web ad
January 16, 2020

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax preparation and electronic filing for low to moderate income Iowans.

January 16, 2020

Mark your calendars for the upcoming sheep and meat goat weigh-in for the Allamakee County Fair.

January 16, 2020

4-H Livestock Exhibitors:  Please read if a 4-H member in your home has signed up in the project area of:  beef, dairy, horses, swine, dairy goats, meat goats, sheep, dog, rabbit, poultry, or bucket bottle calf. 

Eye on Employees
January 16, 2020

The Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Dairy Team will host a five-session webinar entitled “Eye on Employees,” beginning Wednesday, Feb. 5 from noon to 1:00 p.m.

Stone Hollow Gardens and Shroomery
January 16, 2020

Learn how to cultivate small-scale log grown gourmet and medicinal mushrooms at Robey Memorial Library’s February Live & Learn.

January 13, 2020

The Master Gardener program with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will provide a winter webcast series in county extension offices across the state.
Speakers for this year’s series were chosen based on current issues and Master Gardener volunteer interest, according to Susan DeBlieck, Master Gardener state coordinator with ISU Extension and Outreach.

January 3, 2020

YQCA training for youth in 4th-6th grade.

W-4 picture
January 2, 2020

As 2019 draws to a close, many Iowans are preparing for the holiday season. However, it’s also time to begin preparing for federal and state income tax season.

Iowa Concern Hotline
December 20, 2019

Narrator: When the holidays get stressful, call Iowa Concern for help, 24/7. It’s free and confidential. You can get emotional support or connect with financial or legal help. Talk to a person who cares. Call Iowa Concern at 800-447-1985.

December 20, 2019

Farmers producing value-added or non-conventional crops often ask how they could increase their chances of getting a loan from a lender. According to Dr. Craig Chase, “My answer is simple: you must think like a lender.”

December 19, 2019

Iowa has five official symbols, as designated by the Iowa Legislature. These include the state seal, flower, bird, tree and rock. Official symbols represent the cultural heritage and natural treasures of each state.

Dairy Cattle
December 11, 2019

Iowa dairy producers will have the opportunity to learn about emerging dairy industry issues during the 2020 Dairy Days events hosted by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. The program is scheduled at five eastern Iowa locations

December 6, 2019

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach in cooperation with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources will conduct the required three-hour training workshop for Commercial manure applicators.

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