Bremer County

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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 learn how ISU Extension and Outreach helps make Iowa strong.

UPCOMING EXTENSION RELATED EVENTS FOR YOU  
Feb 18—Youth Committee Meeting, 6:30pm, Extension Ofice, Tripoli
Feb 20—Commercial Manure Certification, 1:30pm, Borlaug Center, Nashua
Feb 21 – 4-H Leaders Meeting, 7 pm, Extension office, Tripoli
Feb 26 – Pesticide Applicator Testing, 10 am – 2 pm, City Hall, Tripoli
Feb 27 – Seed Treatment Training, 9 am, Extension office, Tripoli
Feb 26-28—Hawkeye Farm Show, 9am-3pm, UNI-Dome, Cedar Falls
Feb 28 - State Extension Conference, ISU, Ames
Mar 3 – 4-H Omelet Brunch, 8am-noon, 4-H Building Waverly Fairgrounds
Mar 5  - NE IA Research Farm Annual Meeting, 10-3, Nashua
Mar 7 - “Wildlife Photography –Kip Ladage”, 6:30-7:45pm, Waverly Civic Center
Mar 12-13  Iowa Water Conference, ISU Campus, Ames
Mar 20 - “Evaluating Your Estate Plan,” 9:30-4:00pm, Waverly Civic Center
Mar 23 - Bremer Dairy Promoters Banquet, 7pm, Amvets Hall, Waverly
Apr  1 - “”Fruit Tree Pruning”, 4:30-6pm, Waverly Sharing Orchard
Apr 6 - 4-H/FFA Swine Weigh In, 8:30-9:30 am, Waverly Fairgrounds
Apr 18 - "Growing and Enjoying Your Garden", 6-7pm, Sumner Library

County News

February 11, 2019

New or experienced, come and learn how to start and/or better manage your own fruit trees.

February 4, 2019

Spend a special evening on Thursday, March 7th at the Waverly Civic Center from 6:30-7:45, experiencing amazing photographs of our wildlife here in Bremer County and nearby.  

February 4, 2019

Mark your calendars and bring your appetites.  

January 23, 2019

Are you making plans for your future?  Where do you start?  Want to learn more about the important details on how to make your financial wishes known?  What about tax implications?  On Thursday, March 20th at the Waverly Civic Center, ISU Extension’s Melissa O’Rourke, Regional Farm Management Specialist and attorney, will discuss these topics and others.  Space is limited to 30.  For questions, or to register, call our office at 319-882-4275.

December 5, 2018

With a strong background in 4-H and youth involvement, plus aiding with Extension activities, Cody Emery will be coordinating the Bremer County 4-H and Youth (CYC) department out of their Tripoli office.  

Try something new this year.

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What Can You Learn in 2019?

This year, try something new. Become a Master Gardener or a 4-H volunteer. Learn new ways to strengthen your family, protect the monarchs, make healthy choices and more. Contact your ISU Extension and Outreach county office for details.

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