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County News

November 14, 2018

A 4-H celebration/awards program for 4-H members and their families will be held Saturday, November 17 at the Sunset Theatre in Sumner.  The movie "Sing" will be shown beginning at 10 am.  Doors will open at 9:30 am.  A short award program will begin immediately following the movie.  Record keeping winners and 4-H leader recognition awards will be presented.

November 14, 2018

Iowans with home-based food operations may attend a fall workshop covering regulations and food safety best practices to ensure safe handling of their products from the kitchen to the point of sale. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is offering workshops November 12 in Ames and December 3 in Peosta.

November 13, 2018

Fall Commercial Pesticide Applicator Training Recertification Courses offered this fall.  For more information call 563-425-3331.

November 9, 2018

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Master Gardener training has ended for the year in Fayette County, with 15 participants completing training. Trainees learned about a wide variety of gardening topics and received instruction from both ISU Extension and Outreach specialists and trained Master Gardeners.

October 31, 2018

Register today for the Midwest Dairy Day: Advanced Calving Clinic for Dairy and Beef held on Thursday, December 6 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Iowa’s Dairy Center located at 1527 Hwy 150 S, in Calmar, Iowa.


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