Youth Workshops

There are three workshops scheduled for the upcoming months. Welding will be Feb. 2 at 1 p.m. in Yale, RC Cars will be March 1 at 1 p.m. in Carroll, and Make your Own Diesel will be April 5 with details to be determined later. If you are interested in attending any of these workshops, please contact the Guthrie County Extension Office at 641-747-2276 to sign up.

2020 Farm Bill

Guthrie County Extension will be hosting a 2020 Farm Bill meeting, led by Tim Christensen, ISU Extension & Outreach Farm Management Specialist, on Jan. 23 at 6:00 pm. This meeting will be held at the Panora Community Center at 115 W Main Street, Panora. Topics covered will include; program rules and regulations, ARC and PLC decisions, farm stress management and related resources. To register for this free event or with questions contact Guthrie County Extension at 641-747-2276.

Women Advancing in Agriculture

Guthrie County Extension and Outreach is starting a Women in Agriculture group, Women Advancing Agriculture, for women in and around Guthrie County. The group will meet quarterly throughout the year with various topics & speakers each time. The first meeting will be Tuesday, Jan. 28 from 6 — 8 p.m. at the Guthrie County ISU Extension office. Erika Lundy, ISU Beef Specialist will be speaking on Cow/Calf Operations

This is a new group so the future of the group will be discussed at this first meeting as well as future topics and speakers so be sure to come with ideas! Contact Krista at or 641-747-2276 with questions or to sign up for this meeting.