County News

January 29, 2019

“Iowa law requires confinement site manure applicators to attend two hours of continuing education each year of their three-year certification period or take and pass an exam once every three years,” said Dan Andersen, associate professor, ISU Ag and Biosystems Engineering and coordinator of the manure applicator certification program.

January 28, 2019

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will host Boots in the Barn, a program for women beef and dairy producers, in March in the Waukon area. Boots in the Barn is a three-part series for women involved in their dairy or beef cattle operation. 

January 28, 2019

Interested in Dairy Goat? Check out this program!

January 28, 2019

Fair 2019 is nearly 6 months away and we are excited to share a unique opportunity with you. The market poultry department has been restructured to mimic the Iowa State Fair 4-H and FFA Broiler Project shows.

January 18, 2019

Dates for PAT for Winneshiek County and Region 4

January 15, 2019

All are invited to attend this Meat Goat Workshop being held in Hokah, MN. The session includes great speakers focusing on judging both show and meat goats, "State Fair Excitement" with all the necessary preparations, teaching and discussing injections along with parasite control and making goat milk soap. This workshop does not focus on dairy goats.

January 14, 2019

Support the Decorah Chiefs 4-H Club by purchasing ice cream from the Sugar Bowl Ice Cream Company! There are many different flavors to choose from. What a great treat!

January 14, 2019

ServSafe Food Safety Training for certification for Foodservice managers and workers is available at many different locations in 2019.

Burke Teichert, beef consultant and columnist, Beef Magazine
January 8, 2019

Dubuque meeting will focus on keys to profitability

January 8, 2019

Helps Producers Make Smart Decisions for 2019

January 8, 2019

ISU Extension and Outreach Dairy TEAM

January 8, 2019

Producers learn successful herd management strategies based on current research.

January 7, 2019

A shooting sports informational meeting will be held on January 16 from 6-7:00 pm at Chase the Adventure, 1838 Middle Calmar Rd, Decorah. Please join us for this meeting if you have an interest in the shooting sports project area. Contact the Winneshiek County Extension Office with questions at 563-382-2949.

January 7, 2019

The Lloyd E. Meehan Memorial Scholarship recognizes students active in 4-H from Winneshiek County who enroll at Loras College.

November 30, 2018

The December/January 4-H Newsletter is now available

November 13, 2018

Mark your calendar now for the 4-H /FFA Beef Weigh-in.

November 12, 2018

Biosecurity Workshops for Pork Producers offered in Northeast Iowa

November 12, 2018

Feeling stretched caring for an adult with chronic conditions?

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