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Garden Walk and Local Food Tasting

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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Come tour the ISU Demonstration Garden and learn from Dr. Cynthia Haynes, Associate Professor of Horticulture at Iowa State University.  Also, enjoy some delicious and fresh local foods!  Free and open to the public!

Tuesday Evening at the Garden: Veg Out with Greens in the Garden

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

We'll start with a tour of our garden greens which include kale, spinach, collards, mustard greens, Swiss chard and Asian greens as we talk about how to grow greens and protect them from pests. We'll end the night by learning why greens are so important in our diet and enjoy a tasty green salad. Presented in partnership with Renee Sweers, ISU Extension and Outreach Human Sciences Specialist in Nutrition and Wellness. 

Cost: $5/person

ISU Home Demonstration Garden Walk

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
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Come take a tour of the ISU Home Demonstration Garden with Dr. Cindy Haynes, ISU Associate Professor of Horticulture. Learn about the interesting cultivars being grown this year in the "Vegetable Rainbow Garden." Vegetables from the garden will again be donated to area food pantries. As always, we will be serving local food treats!

Free and open to the public! No registration needed.

For more information, contact Margaret at 712-472-2576 or

Prairie Walk

Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Join O'Brien County Naturalist Charlene Elyea for a leisurely walk to explore the prairie in late summer!

Free and open to the public! No registration needed.

For more information, contact Margaret at 712-472-2576 or 

Okoboji Bike-n-Bite

Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 9:00am to 1:00pm
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Okoboji Bike-N-BiteSPIRIT LAKE, Iowa – Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach invites area residents, families, bikers and local food enthusiasts to register and participate in the First Annual Okob


Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 8:00am to 1:00pm
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Siouxland Bike-N-Bite

July 13, 2019  ·  9 am - 1 pm  ·  $15 admission

Begins at Sioux City Farmers Market


2020 Siouxland Garden Show

Saturday, April 4, 2020 - 9:00am to 6:00pm
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Two full days to shop, learn and grow · Winter Farmers Market · Educational sessions · Local garden vendors · Children's Play Area · · Advice from Master Gardeners · So much to see!


$5 Admission - Children 12 and under FREE!

Friday, April 3, 9 am - 8 pm & Saturday, April 4, 9 am - 6 pm

Delta Hotels Center, 385 East 4th Street, South Sioux City, NE