Posts With Keyword ‘ISU Extension’

Ag Outlook Seminar Planned

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2009 at 6:44 am

The ISU Extension service is trying to anticipate what the future will hold for farming.

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ISU Extension Swine Expert Guest on Today’s Special Edition News Magazine

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:39 am

A Swine Field Specialist at Iowa State University says pork producers need to do whatever they can to trim costs

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ISU Extension to Offer Winterization workshop

Posted: Saturday, October 17th, 2009 at 6:47 am

The ISU Extension service is offering a “Winterizing Your Home” workshop

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Progress Slow, but Crop Still Looks Good

Posted: Wednesday, October 14th, 2009 at 6:26 am

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Wet, cold weather is delaying harvest this fall. However,

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ISU Extensions Warns of Confinement Explosions

Posted: Tuesday, October 13th, 2009 at 6:16 am

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The ISU Extension service is warning hog confinement operators about the risk of fire and explosions.

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Engineering Specialist Urges Harvest Safety

Posted: Tuesday, October 6th, 2009 at 12:36 pm

The Iowa Department of Transportation says there are more farm vehicle related traffic accidents in October

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Swine Expert says Liquidation Key to Improved Prices

Posted: Friday, October 2nd, 2009 at 8:58 am

Many pork producers are liquidating their herds,

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Storing Produce

Posted: Tuesday, September 29th, 2009 at 8:15 am

Gardening season is coming to a close, but people can still enjoy homegrown produce

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When to Put Away the Mower

Posted: Saturday, September 19th, 2009 at 5:01 am

As summer gives way to fall many people are thinking about putting away the lawn mower,

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Learn at Lunch

Posted: Tuesday, September 15th, 2009 at 2:36 pm

The next Learn at Lunch will be held Monday, September 21 at noon at the ISU Extension Building. The event will feature jazz clarinetist Dick Ramberg who will share an inspirational presentation. Call 319-728-7351 to reserve a spot.

Gift of Grain

Posted: Tuesday, September 15th, 2009 at 4:56 am

As farmer’s prepare for harvest, the 4-H program is reminding producers that they can contribute part of their crop. Iowa 4-H Foundation Associate Director Albert Gruenwald says they have been trying to identify new ways to raise funds in light of recent budget cuts. He also says farmers who donate grain can reduce their self employment tax. To find out more about the “Gift of Grain” visit the Iowa State Extension’s website.