Bremer County

Waverly Community Sharing Garden

Learn it. Grow it. Teach it. Become a Master Gardener.

Bioreactor removes nitrates.

Economic Development

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Bremer County

You can rely on your dedicated Iowa State University and Bremer County Extension staff for unbiased, research based information and educational services. We emphasize healthy people, healthy environments, and healthy local economies for our Iowa citizens. Click Here to see our new video: “HOW DO WE BENEFIT BREMER CITIZENS”   Click here to watch our Barn Quilt Video.  Click here for our new Barn Quilt Map.

UPCOMING EXTENSION RELATED EVENTS FOR YOU  
Apr 24 - Money Smart READ Event, 6:30-7:30 pm, Waverly Library
May 3 – 4th Grade Safety Day, 9am – 2 pm, Waverly Fairgrounds
May 11 – 4-H/FFA Sheep Weigh In, 5 pm – 6:30 pm, Waverly Fairgrounds
May 15 – All Animal ID’s due in 4HOnline
June 5, 12, 19, 26, July 10, 17 – 4-H/FFA Dog Classes, 6 pm, Waverly Fairgrounds
June 21 – 4-H Communications/Clothing Event, 9 am, Waverly Junior High, Performances at 6:30 pm
July 13-14 – 4-H/FFA Poultry PT Testing, Dave Foelske’s, 5 pm-9 pm, Tripoli
July 29-Aug 4—Bremer County Fair, Waverly Fairgrounds

County News

April 19, 2018

We’re blessed here with some of the world’s most fertile soil…………..using practices to protect it for future generations depends upon us.  

April 19, 2018

Click here for the attached annual report  and survey gives ranges and average for many practices from tilling, planting, complete custom farming, to harvesting and machine rental. 

April 16, 2018

KIDS, heres your chance to learn how to save and invest money.  Bring your parents or grandparents to the Waverly Library for this event.  Get a book to take home thanks to the Iowa Credit Union Foundation.

Junior Camp
March 21, 2018

Camp for 4-5-6 graders on June 15-16 at Otter Creek Lake and Park in Toledo.

wind turbine
March 8, 2018

A new ISU study looks at windmills and crop affects.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

20,000 Meals from the Heartland

Nothing brings people together quite like working shoulder to shoulder in hairnets and packaging 20,000 meals in an hour. During a Meals from the Heartland service project, ISU Extension and Outreach was networking with a purpose to fight hunger.

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