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Each day, one 4-H alum is recognized at the Iowa State Fair for his or her dedication to 4-H and to their communities. On Friday, Aug. 17, former North Scott Junior High home ec teacher Janelle Stephens will be the honoree. As “4-H Alum of the Day,” she will be recognized on stage at noon in the 4-H Exhibits Building. more
Linsey Moffitt Tobin, a 1999 North Scott grad who attended the University of Tennessee-Martin on a softball scholarship and graduated in 2004 with a bachelor of science degree in agricultural business, has been appointed by U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, Sonny Perdue, to serve as chair of the Federal Grain Inspection Advisory Committee.  more
The Scott County Pork Producers will hold their annual Scott County Pork Queen and Pork Ambassador Contest in April. more
Iowa Public Television has brought Iowa State Fair highlights statewide for 48 years and will again broadcast extensive coverage of the Iowa State Fair. more
Four of Scott County’s old-guard farmers donned jackets and dress slacks to reflect on successful ag careers that took them a million miles from where they once thought they might be. more
The all-is-well-on-the-economic-front message delivered by an official from the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Sept. 24 fell short of answering attendees’ concerns at a First Central State Bank and Ohnward Bancshares Inc. hosted summit. more
4-H is the start of many great adventures for members, but what do you think of when you think of 4-H? more
Scott County will offer the Commercial Ag Weed, Insect and Plant Disease Management Continuing Instruction Course (CIC) for commercial pesticide applicators on Wednesday, Nov. 14. more
The Scott County Pork Producers held their Pork Youth Ambassador Contest on Sunday, April 15, and chose Evan Keppy as their 2018 Scott County Pork Youth Ambassador. more
Rabbits and deer have been browsing on trees and shrubs in windbreaks, home orchards and landscape plantings over the last two months because of the extended period of snow cover across most of Iowa. The prognosis for the plants depends on the extent of damage. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturists describe how to assess the damage. To have additional questions answered, contact Hortline at 515-294-3108 or email hortline@iastate.edu. more
The Iowa Plowing Association will hold its annual state Plowing Matches on Saturday, July 28 at 1213 Underwood Ave., Conrad, Iowa. The site is at the corner of Highway 96 and Underwood Ave., just east of Highway 14 between Conrad and Marshalltown. more
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