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Student at stem day

Two-day event a collaboration between Polk County 4-H, 
Bondurant Farrar Community Schools and the Altoona Meta Data Center https://www.extension.iastate.edu/polk/4h

2023 Growing Together Iowa Stats: 5,677 pounds of food donated; 31 Master Gardener volunteers involved; Four food pantry gardens; and six donation sites

Master Gardener volunteers are planning improvements and new additions to donation gardens with grant money.

DIG General Graphic

DIG will share how-tos from Master Gardeners, ISU Extension experts, local pros centered on sustainability

Polk County

New Polk County extension officers announced. 

Annie's Project in Polk County

Annie’s Project focuses on farm, ranch women in the ag industry

DID Registration opens

Attendees will receive research-based information on gardening from ISU educators, local pros

Gina

Gina Buelow hired as new Natural Resources Program Coordinator in Polk County. 

Right to Read Movie Poster

Special screening in Des Moines open to families, parents, teachers and education leaders.

2023 Growing Together Iowa Stats: 5,677 pounds of food donated; 31 Master Gardener volunteers involved; Four food pantry gardens; and six donation sites

Over 5,500 pounds of food were grown and donated to six food pantries

Polk County 4-H Staff

Honor presented by the National Association of Extension 4-H 
Youth Development Professionals