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July 23, 2021

We are seeking family support and education specialists to work in Henry and Washington Counties with the grant funded Family Connection Program. Read the full article for position descriptions and application materials. 

July 13, 2021

ISU Extension & Outreach Farm Management Specialist, Charles Brown is conducting farmland leasing meetings across the region in July and August. The discussion will focus on various methods to determine a fair 2022 cash rental rate and the importance of good tenant/landlord communications. In addition, a brief economic outlook will be presented along with a look at farmland prices.

July 30, 2021

Swine producers and anyone involved with swine building maintenance can attend an upcoming workshop on building maintenance and repair to help protect the building and extend its life.

July 30, 2021

Renewed interest in carbon markets and carbon credit trading is quickly finding its way to the farm. In an effort to provide updates and answer questions, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will hold a public webinar Aug. 11 from 1-3 p.m.

July 30, 2021

Just as people trained in CPR and the Heimlich maneuver help save thousands of lives each year, people trained in QPR learn how to recognize the warning signs of a suicide crisis and how to question, persuade and refer someone to help,

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