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Farm Pulse Continuum

Farm Pulse Continuum is a new program for farmers interested in learning how to use farm financials to explore business decisions.  The introductory workshop demonstrates the value of using farm financial analysis to make informed management decisions.  The workshop is January 21, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. at the Lafayette County Muilti-Purpose Building, 11974 Ames Road, […]

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Lafayette County Farm Meeting

Join USDA-FSA and Extension for an information meeting discussing the program basics and recommendations for ARC-CO/PLC program election.  We will also discuss the following topics:  Farmland Rental Rates and Written Rental Agreements.  The meeting is January 24, 2020 doors will open at 1:30 p.m. meeting will be 2:00-4:00 p.m.  The meeting will be at the […]

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Ready, Set, Grow!

Grant County Master Gardeners will be holding their 5th Annual Spring Gardening Conference on Saturday, March 21, 2020 from 7:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.  Registration fee is $20.  See attached brochures for more information.2020 Conference Brochure – Grant County Conference Poster 2020 – Grant Co

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30th Annual Green County Area Dairy Management Seminar

30th Annual Green County Area Dairy Management Seminar – Join us on January 29, 2020 at the Green County Justice Center, 2841 6th Street, Monroe for the 30th Annual Green County Area Dairy Management Seminar.  Registration begins at 10:45 am.  Speakers include Dr. Mike Hutjens, Dairy Science, University of Illinois, and Dr. Paul Fricke, Dairy […]

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Cultivating Your Farm’s Future

Farm Succession and Estate Planning Workshop – Having intentional conversations around farm succession and developing future plans for the farm provides a better chance of transition success.  Join us for the next workshop on January 27, 2020 from 9:30 am – 2:30 pm at the Iowa County Health and Human Services office, 303 W. Chapel […]

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Farm Couples Weekends

Challenging economic conditions in agriculture can take a toll on farm families and rural communities.  Are you a farm couple interested in learning about stress management techniques, improving farm family communications, and decision-making and goal-setting exercises?  If so, consider attending a Farm Couples Weekend.  See the pre-registration form below.  Space is limited. Farm Couples Weekends […]

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4-H Camp Counselor Training

4-H Camp Counselor Training will be December 26, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at the Multipurpose Building in Darlington.  A light lunch will be provided.  Please come ready to plan our 4-H camp next year!  If you have questions/comments/concerns, please reach out and ask.  Thanks for your enthusiasm and for wanting to be […]

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YQCA Training

There will be a YQCA Training on December 26, 2019 at the Multipurpose Building in Darlington.  The training will be from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.  Please plan to arrive and sign-in from 9:45-10:00 a.m.  WE WILL START PROMPTLY AT 10:00 AM.  The training is open to ages 8-18.  To register and pay, go to http://yqca.org/.  […]

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Driftless Region Beef Conference – January 30-31, 2020

Driftless Region Beef Conference January 30-31, 2020 Grand River Center, Dubuque, IA     This conference brings together beef producers for an educational program that focuses on the needs of this production region. Select from 8 different workshop topics to develop a customized program and visit with fellow beef producers from the region. This is an […]

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FoodWIse Nutrition Educator Job Opportunity

Come Work with us!  FoodWIse is looking for a Nutrition Educator for the counties of Grant, Green, Iowa, and Lafayette Counties.  Please see the attached flyer for more information.  Application deadline is Wednesday, November 13, 2019.Recruitment Flyer FoodWIse 10-21-19

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