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 learn how ISU Extension and Outreach helps make Iowa strong.

Apr 18—“Growing and Enjoying Your Garden”, 6-7pm, Sumner Library
Apr 30 – 4th Grade Safety Day, 9-2 pm, Waverly Fairgrounds
May 10 – 4-H/FFA Sheep/Goat Weigh In, 5-7 pm, Waverly Fairgrounds
May 11 - Planting Day at Waverly Community Sharing Garden, 2nd St.SW and 6th Ave SW
May 15 – 4-H/FFA Animal ID’s due for 2019 Fair
May 16 - LAWN AND YARD workshop, 5:30-6:30pm,  Denver Library
June 1 – Bremer County Master Gardeners Plant Sale, Extension Office

County News

April 1, 2019

Every June, almost 900 teenagers converge on the campus of Iowa State University for 3 days full of speakers, workshops, mixers, dances, a banquet, and community service activities. 

If you've completed 8th grade, you're eligible to attend.

March 11, 2019

We have the 2019 Swine & Sheep/Goat Weigh In's set.

March 11, 2019

All animal ID's are due by May 15th to show at the 2019 Bremer County Fair and State Fair.

March 11, 2019

Whether you’re a beginner or experienced gardener, we are presenting a spring gardening program at the Sumner Library on April 18th from 6-7pm.  It’s free and open to the public.

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.  

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

What Do We Do? We Serve All Iowans

Watch what happens when we invite some ISU Extension and Outreach staff to Hilton Coliseum for a conversation about what they really do. As they ask each other questions, they reach one conclusion: We serve all Iowans.  

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