Photo of 114 fifth graders attending Farm Safety Camp

The annual farm safety day for fifth graders in Howard County was held on Tuesday, September 19, 2023.


photo of agenda for forestry day

September 19 at Yellow River Forest Headquarters near Harpers Ferry.

John Deere combine in field photo.

Harvest season is right around the corner and according to the latest U.S. Drought Monitor, the majority of the state is in a severe drought or worse. 

Green four leaf clover.

Howard County 4-H members did well at the Iowa State Fair with their projects.

Wendy Johnson standing in a Kernza field.

This field day aims to assist farmers and landowners in diversifying their operations through the addition of livestock, perennial crops or agriforestry.

Picture of flyer with meeting details for Field Day.

The annual fall field day at the ISU Northeast Research Farm near Nashua will be held on Thursday, August 31, 2023 beginning at 12 noon.

4H Emblem

The annual 4H FFA ribbon auction at the MIghty Howard County Fair in Cresco marks another record year.

4H Emblem

Each year livestock barns are judged and prizes awarded to 4H and FFA Clubs.

rabbit dressed up as a baker

The best dressed rabbit contest was won by Lindsey Johnson.

Green 4H Clover emblem

The annual 4H Silent Auction basket sale was held at the Mighty Howard County Fair in Cresco, Iowa.