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with CHARLES BROWN Farm Management Specialist 

Transitioning the farm to the next generation is a lengthy process. What are the top ten mistakes that should be avoided?  Should assets be transferred before death? 

These questions and more will be addressed at this meeting Call 641-472-4166 to register before  January 22. Cost $10.00 

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Jefferson County

When you need to make decisions that affect your family, farm, business or community, come to us. Iowa State University Extension has research-based information and education to help you. Jefferson County Extension brings Iowa State University resources to you.

County News

February 28, 2020

Preparing fresh produce is easy if you have the information you need and a few skills.
Learn how to store, clean, prepare and preserve fresh fruits and vegetables.

February 28, 2020

There will be a hands on workshop working with Sheep, Goat and Swine on April 25th from 10am-1:30pm at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds. 

February 28, 2020

Pressure Canning and Freezing

February 28, 2020

Eat Right, Bite by Bite

Words on Wellness

February 27, 2020

March is National Reading Awareness Month, which encourages parents, caregivers, and others interested in children’s development to do activities to increase children’s enjoyment of reading, writing and literacy. You can make a difference in a child’s development. 


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