Calhoun County

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County News

Storm Damage
July 15, 2021

Refrigerated and Frozen Food During Power Outage: When to Save it, When to Throw it Out

June 29, 2021

Please join us on July 22 from 5:00-8:30 p.m. to learn safe methods to preserve jams and dehydrate foods in this 'jam' session.  You will get to take home the fruits of your labor!

Angie Rieck-Hinz photo
June 15, 2021

Here is the latest newsletter dated June 14, 2021 from Angie Rieck-Hinz, Field Agronomist.

Holding Hands
May 10, 2021

May is Mental Health Awareness Month.  If a friend, neighbor or community member were experiencing mental health issues, would you be able to intervene so they could get help?  If you needed help, would you know where to turn?

Children Playing in Mud
May 10, 2021

A little dirt and water can create mud, as well as limitless opportunities for children to play and learn.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Growing Together Iowa

Growing Together Iowa combines extension expertise in horticulture, food safety, and nutrition education with Master Gardener volunteers to develop community donation gardens throughout the state. The goal is to make the healthy choice the easy choice for Iowans.

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