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Capture the Heart of America Photo Contest Winners Announced

Northeast Iowa – Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (SSNHA) preserves and shares America’s agricultural story through a network of partnerships in a federally designated 37-county region of Northeast Iowa…. Read the full story »

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Vote for “Best of Show” in the Capture the Heart of America Photo Contest

Northeast Iowa – Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (SSNHA) is looking for the public’s assistance in determining which agriculturally-inspired photo deserves to be named this year’s “Best of Show”… Read the full story »

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Silos & Smokestacks Offers Workshop on Lesson Plan Development and Instruction

Northeast Iowa – Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (SSNHA) will be hosting the workshop, “ABC’s of Lesson Plan Development & Instruction.” Taught by Courtney Clausen, an instructor at the… Read the full story »

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Bus Grants Bridge the Gap Between Youth & the Iowa’s Agricultural Story

Northeast Iowa – Over 1,800 students from Northeast Iowa schools now have an opportunity, they may have otherwise missed, to learn firsthand about Iowa’s rich agricultural heritage. For the 2013-2014… Read the full story »

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Silos & Smokestacks 2013 Grant Recipients Pioneering Agriculture for New Generations

Northeast Iowa–Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (SSNHA) has awarded $50,000 to nine Midwest sites, communities and organizations, with projects in the Heritage Area, to help them tell their own… Read the full story »

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Bus Grant Expands to Offer More Farm Experiences for Northeast Iowa Students

Northeast Iowa – Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (SSNHA) is pleased to announce the expansion of its Bus Grant Program to include a broader array of agricultural experiences for… Read the full story »

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Photo Contest Seeks Agricultural Photos from Across the Country

Waterloo, IA – Each year, Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (SSNHA) hosts the Capture the Heart of America Photo Contest to let photographers share their agricultural photos from across… Read the full story »

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Silos & Smokestacks’ Grants Available to Help Preserve America’s Agricultural Story

Northeast Iowa – Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (SSNHA) is pleased to announce they are now accepting General Grant applications. Thanks to continued federal funding, the Heritage Area will… Read the full story »

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Silos & Smokestacks Offers Free Grant Programs Information Session

Northeast Iowa – Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (SSNHA) is hosting a Free Grant Information Session on Monday, July 8, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at the Silos… Read the full story »

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Discover Iowa’s Agricultural Heritage During Iowa Museum Week

Northeast Iowa – Discover Iowa’s agricultural heritage at more than 70 museums throughout Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage (SSNHA) Area during Iowa Museum Week, June 9-16, 2013. On May 13,… Read the full story »

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