Monday, June 16, 2008
National Guard soldiers stationed at the Washington Armory are doing well in general for donations of food and supplies. But, Specialist Rhonda Radosevich says that after a long day of flood response work, some soldiers would appreciate recreational donations: footballs, Frisbees, playing cards, etc.
Iowa State University Extension is holding two more Emergency Crop Production Programs on Wednesday, June 18.
ISU Extension Linn County office will host a program 9:30-11:30 a.m. at the office located at 3279 7th Ave., Suite 140, Marion. The other program will be hosted at the ISU Extension Washington County office, 2223 250 St., Washington, from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Each program will feature individuals with a wide range of expertise. The topics include:
- Economic Issues including crop insurance government payment issues
- Livestock Issues
- Crop Issues
The program is free and open to the public. Pre-registration is not required.
James Fawcett , Field Specialist, (319) 337-2145, firstname.lastname@example.org
However, a BOIL ORDER is in effect for both cities. Also, bottled water is available at Columbus High School.