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Iowa Concern Hotline
November 14, 2019

Sometimes life gives you a lot to handle, but you don’t have to handle everything on your own. Iowa Concern is a free service connecting Iowans with information to help them navigate through a variety of life circumstances.  Visit the website at https://www.extension.iastate.edu/iowaconcern .

Black steer
November 12, 2019

4-H & FFA beef project members are reminded of the Market Beef Weigh-In to be held Saturday, December 14, 8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at the Kalona Sale Barn. Listen to KCII (106.1) for cancellation notice if weather is bad. Tentative snow makeup date is set for December 21.  

cow calving simulation
November 9, 2019

The premier educational opportunity for cattlewomen in Iowa, Boots in the Barn, will be hosted by Keokuk and Washington County Extension this winter. A four-meeting series covering an array of topics in beef has been set for Thursday evenings in January. This program will be sponsored and held at Libertyville Savings Bank in Keota: 225 E Broadway Street.The meetings and dinner will begin at 5:30pm, and run roughly 2-3 hours each night.

skate
December 11, 2019

The Washington 4-H County Council will host a 4-H Skating Party on Sunday, January 19 from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the Wellman Skating Rink. The Skating Party is open to all 4-H’ers, families, and friends. The cost is $4 to skate. Come, have fun movin’ and groovin’ and meet new friends at the 4-H Skating Party. 

Private Pesticide Applicator Certification
December 9, 2019

Private pesticide applicator training will be held Wednesday, December 18, at the Washington County Extension Office on the fairgrounds. The training will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The fee for this program is $20.00.  Click here for other locations.

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