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County News

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August 29, 2018

Here is the latest newsletter dated August 29, 2018 from Angie Rieck-Hinz, Field Agronomist.

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August 22, 2018

As children prepare to head back to school, parents are getting ready as well. Buying school supplies, registering their children for activities and arranging for transportation are among the activities on many parents’ to-do list. However, another necessary item for back-to-school planning is open communication.

Serv Safe Training Flyer
August 16, 2018

ServSafe Food Safety Training is required certification training for foodservice managers and workers.  You can get $65 off this normally $150 training by entering promo code CALHOUN during registration process!!  Registration due by Nov. 6!

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August 7, 2018

“Words on Wellness' is a monthly newsletter that promotes a healthy lifestyle for Iowans. In each issue, you’ll gain reliable, research-based information about nutrition, exercise, and food safety, and explore the power of incorporating healthy practices

Farmers Market Photo
August 6, 2018

Nutrition Education with Seniors:  See the August 2018 newsletter for tips on Home-Delivered Meal Services and a recipe for Mexican Pizza, among other things.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Building Healthy Relationships

When a couple has a strong, stable relationship, they can build a healthy foundation for their family. That’s the message of Healthy Relationship Education Training. ISU Extension and Outreach recently offered the training to Iowa State ROTC students who will serve as leaders in the military after graduation.

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