Farm Calendar

Farm Calendar

November 24 (Mon) —  Farm Bill ARC/PLC Educational Meeting to be held from 9 to Noon at the Dickinson County Extension Office in Spirit Lake and from 2:30 to 5 p.m. at Iowa Lakes Community College in Estherville.  These are free and open to the public.  Pre-registration is requested to make sure there is enough room and materials for attendees. To register or to ask questions about the event, call the Dickinson County ISU Extension Office at 712-336-3488 or the Emmet County Extension Office at 712-362-3434.

November 28 (Fri) — DEADLINE to register for the Farm Bill ARC/PLC Educational Meeting to be held December 2nd from 9 to Noon in Building A of Northwest Iowa Community College in Sheldon and from 1:30 to 4 at the Forster Community Center in Rock Rapids.  These are free and open to the public.  Pre-registration is requested to make sure there is enough room and materials for attendees. To register or to ask questions about the event, call the Sioux County ISU Extension Office at 712-737-4230 or the Lyon County Extension Office at 712-472-2576.

December 1 (Mon) —  Clay County 4-H Record Books are due today to the Clay County Extension Office.  Forms are available at the website, www.extension.iastate.edu/clay. Call 262-2264 with your questions.

December 1 (Mon) — DEADLINE to register for the Farm Bill ARC/PLC Educational Meeting to be held December 3rd from 9 to Noon at the Convention Center in LeMars and from 1:30 to 4 p.m.at the Western Iowa Tech Cargill Auditorium in Sioux City.  These are free and open to the public.  Pre-registration is requested to make sure there is enough room and materials for attendees. To register or to ask questions about the event, call the Plymouth County ISU Extension Office at 712-546-7835 or the Woodbury County Extension Office at 712-276-2157.

December 2 (Tues) — DEADLINE to register for the Farm Bill ARC/PLC Educational Meeting to be held December 4th from 1:30 to 4 and repeated again from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Buena Vista County Extension Office in Storm Lake.  These are free and open to the public.  Pre-registration is requested to make sure there is enough room and materials for attendees. To register or to ask questions about the event, call the Buena Vista County ISU Extension Office at 712-732-5056.

December 5 (Fri) —  DEADLINE to register for the Farm Bill ARC/PLC Educational Meeting to be held December 4th from 9 to Noon at the Expo Center in Pocahontas. These are free and open to the public.  Pre-registration is requested to make sure there is enough room and materials for attendees. To register or to ask questions about the event, call the Pocahontas County ISU Extension Office at 712-335-3103.

December 15 (Mon) —  DEADLINE to register for the Farm Bill ARC/PLC Educational Meeting to be held December 16th from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Sibley.  These are free and open to the public.  Pre-registration is requested to make sure there is enough room and materials for attendees. To register or to ask questions about the event, call the Osceola County ISU Extension Office at 712-754-3648.

January 3 (Sat) — DEADLINE to sign-up for the Clay County Scramble Calf Project.  The purpose of the Scramble Calf project is to provide an educational beef production experience for beef project members and to also provide a mentoring opportunity.  Guidelines for the scramble calf program can be found in the 4-H & FFA Clay County Fair Book.  To sign up for the scramble calf project, simply call 262-2264 or stop in the ISU Extension Office in Spencer.

January 14 — Crop Advantage Series at the Siebens Center on the Buena Vista University campus in Storm Lake from 9:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. The Crop Advantage Series of meetings is designed for producers and agribusinesses. They offer research-based information to help producers make sound management decisions for the 2015 growing season. CCA credits and Private pesticide applicator recertification will also be offered. Cost to attend is $50.  For more details or to register see www.cropadvantage.


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