County News

June 27, 2018

Farmland Leasing Meeting coming to LeMars - Monday, August 13, 2018 - 6-9PM

June 4, 2018

Any members that will be in grades 10-12 in the fall are invited to come see what County Council is all about! 

May 31, 2018

Mad Scientist Day Camp - June 19th and 20th from 9 am - 4 pm. 

Mad Scientist Returns Day Camp - June 14th from 9 am - 4 pm.  

May 11, 2018

Crop Scouting Basics is a three-session workshop series (Thursday June 7, 21, & July 19) designed to provide opportunities to learn more about crop development and potential problems.

April 3, 2018

Do you have limited space and time and are you looking for a way to add color to your patio or steps?  Then the flowering patio pots workshop is for you! This workshop will be held on Tuesday, May 8th starting at 6:30 p.m.  

March 2, 2018

4-H youth in grades 6, 7 and 8 are invited to attend "PLUNGE! into 4-H" Camp on April 27-28 at Camp Foster - YMCA near Spirit Lake. Youth will participate in leadership and team building activities, as well as wall climbing, horseback riding, archery, nature hikes, campfires, service projects and more!

January 31, 2018

Our Foundation is pleased to be able to offer two scholarships to Plymouth County 4-H'ers that will be graduating this spring.

January 19, 2018

Seven Iowa women were recognized at the Inaugural Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Women in Ag Leadership Conference held November 28, 2017 in Ames, Iowa.  Congratulations to Audrey Brown of Merrill, Iowa, one of the seven women recognized.

December 11, 2017
December 6, 2017

2018 IDALS Pesticide Applicator Testing Schedule.  (April - December 2018)  You can find all testing information on the Iowa Department of Agriculture website!

December 4, 2017

The Pro-Ag Outlook and Management Seminar was offered at ISU Extension and Outreach Plymouth County on Friday, December 1st.  This seminar is designed to provide agribusiness leaders with a concise evaluation of current market conditions, expected trends in crop and livestock income potential and management implications. Participants received an overview of the agricultural industry and learn how changes may affect Iowa producers.   

See the links below for information discussed at this years Pro-Ag Outlook and Mangement Seminar:  

Lee Schultz Presentation

Alejandro Plastina Presentation

Chad Hart Presentation

November 8, 2017

Le Mars, Iowa – Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Plymouth County is hosting a Pro-Ag Outlook and Management Seminar on December 1st  at 8:30 a.m.  The program is designed to provide agribusiness leaders with a concise evaluation of current market conditions, expected trends in crop and livestock income potential and management implications. Participants will also receive an overview of the agricultural industry and learn how changes may affect Iowa producers. 

October 23, 2017

Linked is the form we would like you to complete if your club meets the requirements to become a banner club for the year.  We would like these back by November 3, 2017.  Please check those that apply on the front and list additional information on the back page.  Let us know if you have any questions.  

 

Banner Club Report Form

September 1, 2017

Woodbury County Extension and Outreach in Sioux City will host an informational meeting concerning Emerald Ash Borer (EAB), an exotic, destructive insect of ash trees.

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