DNR Stormwater Permit Hearing Summary

Clayton County Conservation Awareness Network (CCCAN) presented a statement  which was critical of the Iowa Department of Natural Resource’s (IDNR) handling of the Walz Energy permitting process at a public hearing in Elkader on Nov. 29. Well over 100 people, some standing room only and spilling out into the...

NEIA REAP Assembly set for Thursday, October 19th

Clayton County CAN encourages area residents to attend the Thursday, October 19th,  from 6:30pm–8:00pm, Iowa Department of Natural Resources – Resource Enhancement and Protection (REAP) Assembly at the Iowa Dairy Center in Calmar (Hwy 150). Assemblies are held across the state of Iowa throughout the Month of October to gather feedback from Iowan’s...

Farm Energy Fair

Clayton County Farmers, you’re invited to the attend the Farm Energy Fair. Register now  to attend next Tuesday’s Farm Energy Fair at the Northeast Iowa Community College Campus in Calmar, Iowa. Learn about technical and financial programs that can help you reduce your farm energy bill. Tuesday, June 13th at Northeast...

Milkweed Planting Instructions

INSTRUCTIONS FOR PLANTING MILKWEED • Dig a hole twice as big as the plug. • Place the plug in the hole. • Fill the hole with dirt. • Tamp in and water. Optional: can use Miracle Grow plant food solution • Keep soil moist without over watering. • Weed...