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Grow Another Row Cass County

“Grow Another Row, Cass County!” is a campaign to encourage residents to grow more food to share in 2020. The campaign is launching to address food challenges created by COVID-19, as more people are finding themselves needing a little extra help keeping food on the...

Crop Marketing Workshop Offered in Atlantic on January 7th

Second in Series of Programs Covering Grain Marketing this Winter Local producers have several opportunities to discuss and learn more about marketing grain, thanks to a series of workshops hosted locally this winter by Patrick Hatting, Farm Management Specialist for...

Cass County Master Gardeners Graduate 5 Trainees from Fall Class

Celebrating its 40th year in Iowa, the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Master Gardener program equips participants to grow in knowledge about gardening best practices. Once the training is completed, Master Gardeners volunteer in their community, making...

Crop Marketing Workshop Offered in Atlantic on December 10th

Free Program to Discuss “How to Get $4 Corn” Farmers often mention that their crop marketing is challenging and needs improvement. Now a workshop is available with a full 18-month marketing plan to help producers understand the big picture of effectively marketing...

Winter Cow Webinar Series from ISU Starts December 11

Local viewing and discussion site in Atlantic AMES, Iowa – Beef cow-calf producers recognize the importance of staying informed on all aspects of their operation, and a new four-part webinar series from Iowa Beef Center will help them do just that. Iowa State...

Hoegh Begins Duties as County Wellness Coordinator

A familiar face in Cass County will soon be popping up in a new role. As Market Manager of Produce in the Park, Brigham Hoegh has been buzzing around organizing events and working on local food systems development for the past year. That experience will serve her well...