MCCB Owls: “Honey Bees”

MCCB Owls: “Honey Bees”

The OWLS (Older, Wiser, Learning Seniors) is a group program with MCCB designed for adults and senior learners with an interest in environmental science and conservation topics. Programs are presented monthly by the MCCB Naturalist and guest speakers. The programs are held on the lower level of the Environmental Learning Center on Hwy 92 from…

Fall Flower Tasks via Zoom

Join the Mahaska County Master Gardeners on Thursday September 24 at 7 pm for a Zoom meeting on Fall Flower tasks.  They will be talking about planting spring bulbs, taking cuttings of annuals, seed saving and more. The event is FREE and open to the public.  Registration is required by Noon September 24.  To register…

Virtual Food Preservation Course

ISU Extension and Outreach is hosting a virtual Food Preservation 101 course. Food Preservation 101 is a general overview that highlights the key information Iowans need to know to get started preserving food at home. During this FREE, one-hour online course, nutrition and wellness specialists will: Discuss various food preservation techniques – pressure canning, hot…

Fall Master Gardener Training

Mahaska County will offer Master Gardener training this fall.  Classes will be Tuesdays August 25-November 24 with class on ISU campus Saturday October 10.  Cost will be $195. Note:  The Mahaska County Master Gardeners will cover $45 of the class fee for the first six to pay the class fee in Mahaska County in 2020. …

Virtual Food Preservation Course

ISU Extension and Outreach is hosting a virtual Food Preservation 101 course. Food Preservation 101 is a general overview that highlights the key information Iowans need to know to get started preserving food at home. During this FREE, one-hour online course, nutrition and wellness specialists will: Discuss various food preservation techniques – pressure canning, hot…

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