Posts With Keyword ‘Spring’

Wet Spring Leads to Replanting

Posted: Thursday, June 27th, 2013 at 6:22 am

It was a rough spring for our area farmers.  

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Wellman Holding City Wide Cleanup

Posted: Friday, May 10th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Residents of Wellman have an opportunity to dispose of unwanted items this weekend.

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Coverage for Replanting Takes Effect Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, April 10th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Farmers may be waiting until tomorrow to plant corn, when they’ll be fully covered for a replant.

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Time for Spring Garden Clean-up

Posted: Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 at 6:22 am

Spring is upon us, and that means it’s finally time to head into the garden.

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Washington County Extension Provides Pruning Advice

Posted: Monday, February 25th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Winter weather may have stolen the headlines last week but spring will be flowering before we know it.

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Seedlings Get Head Start Indoors

Posted: Wednesday, February 20th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Winter weather may be in the forecast but you can still give your green thumb a workout.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 at 1:20 pm

You’re probably spending some time outdoors enjoying the warm weather. If you have you’ve no doubt noticed the bugs flying and crawling around. It early for the insects to be out in such high numbers, but why? Today we talk with Steve Anderson with the Conservation Board, about ticks, and how to avoid them.

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Tomorrow we’ll take a look at why the bugs are out so early. Hint: It’s not just because we have an early spring.

Early Spring Means Early Road Work

Posted: Friday, March 23rd, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The early end of winter is leading to an early start on road construction and repair projects. County Engineer Jacob Thorius says one of their contractors  already started to work on Monday.

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Field Work Starting this Week

Posted: Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 at 6:47 am

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press play to hear from the ISU Extension’s Gene Mohling

A regional director at the ISU Extension says southeast Iowans can expect to see farmers in the fields as early as this week.

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WHS Taking Driver’s Ed Apps.

Posted: Tuesday, January 19th, 2010 at 6:27 am

Applications for spring driver’s education are now available at the Washington High School.

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