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Master Gardener Training to be Offered Online in 2021

Applications Due July 1; Training Begins in August Applications are now being accepted for anyone interested in the Iowa Master Gardener training, which will be offered 100 percent online in the fall. The training is available to anyone with computer access and...

Produce in the Park Now Accepting SNAP and Double Up Food Bucks

Produce in the Park is working to make fresh, local produce accessible for all people in the area, regardless of income. The Thursday evening farmers market is now accepting Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) payments, as well as Double Up Food Bucks....

T-Bone Trail of Western Iowa Tour

A modern-day expedition into Western Iowa, the T-Bone Trail Tour will be one of the beefiest missions of the year and The Iowa Gallivant is ready to take it on! Some of Iowa’s greatest communities will be showcased May – August, with Cass County being the first stop...

Grow Another Row Cass County Hires Program Coordinator for 2021

Grow Another Row, a program started last year to encourage, support, and network local growers for food donation, is back in 2021 with plans to expand! Grow Another Row Cass County is a Healthy Cass County campaign started in 2020 by a group of local growers to...

Produce in the Park Recruiting Summer Vendors

Produce in the Park is gearing up for a great season in the park and recruiting vendors for summer 2021. Produce in the Park is a community-oriented farmers market held every Thursday evening (4:30-6:30 PM) from the beginning of June through the end of September in...

Cass County Master Gardeners to Host Spring Plant Sale May 8

Annual Event Returns with Increased Spacing for Shopper Safety The Cass County Master Gardeners are excited to announce the return of their annual Spring Plant Sale for 2021. Cancelled last year as the pandemic prohibited public gathering, the 2021 event promises to...

Community Health Needs Assessment Now Open

Cass County Public Health and Healthy Cass County are requesting the public's feedback surrounding health and well-being in by completing the Community Health Needs Assessment. This assessment is part of a statewide process that takes place every five years in which...