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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Warren County

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach helps carry Iowa State’s land-grant mission beyond campus, to be the university that best serves its state.

Master Gardener Winter Webinars

The Winter Garden Webcast Series will be presented at the Norwalk Public Library by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Master Gardeners. The 60-minute webcasts will be followed by a Q&A with a member from the Norwalk Master Gardeners. Registration is not requiree for the programs. 

Think Spring! Garden Seminar

Join Indianola Parks and Rec and the Warren County Master Gardeners on Saturday, February 29th from 9 am - 3 pm, wit registration starting at 8:30 am. Held at Simpson College Campus, this event features inspiring speakers, a catered lunch, gardeners marketplace, and door prizes. Master Gardeners earn 4 CEU credits for attending. Tickets are $45 each and include lunch. Registration deadline is Wednesday, February 19th. To register contact Indianola Parks and Recreation at 515-961-9420 or register online at https://apm.activecommunities.com/cityofindianola 

Private Pesticide Training

Our final Private Pesticide Course held in Warren County is coming up at the end of February. The final class date will be on Tuesday, February 25th from 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm at the Family Life Center (405 School Street) in Carlisle, Iowa. (Attached to the Methodist church in Carlisle. To register for this course please call the Warren County Extension Office at 515-961-6237. 

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County News

January 16, 2020

Do you have what it takes to be a first-class babysitter? 

January 16, 2020

Do you have what it takes to be a first-class babysitter? 

November 21, 2019

One of the best parts of any good holiday celebration is beautiful holiday plants, including the spectacular amaryllis. What is the best way to ensure it will bloom for Christmas, and can it be saved afterward?

Pruning a Tree
November 21, 2019

At this stage of winter, trees on Iowa’s landscape are still months from blooming and providing shade, which makes this the prime time of the year to give trees a tune-up with pruning. 

November 21, 2019

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