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County News

July 30, 2020

The Field & Feedlot Newsletter is a monthly newsletter to help with all of your Crop, Livestock, and Farm Management questions and updates.  See the latest issue for important info.

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July 27, 2020

Here is the latest newsletter dated July 27, 2020 from Angie Rieck-Hinz, Field Agronomist.

Canned Pickles
June 11, 2020

Love that fresh garden produce but have more than you can eat?  Preserve it!  It's not difficult, but you do need to follow safe methods.  You'll learn how to can, freeze, and dry foods safely at home.

Mother and Daughter
June 5, 2020

"Child saves the day by calling 911" can be a true story when children have adequate education from parents, teachers and community partner in caring for themselves when they are home alone.

Cherry Tomatoes
June 5, 2020

Have you ever been told to eat your vegetables?  If so, you've received good advice.  Vegetable gardening provides a sense of pride associated with putting food on your table.  In addition, there is nothing like the taste of fresh picked vegetables.

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