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Silos & Smokestacks Hosts Using Photos to Tell Your Story Workshop

Northeast Iowa – Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (SSNHA) will be hosting a workshop, “Using Photography to Tell Your Story,” on Wednesday, October 1, from 10 a.m. to 3… Read the full story »

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Photo Contest Capture’s the Heart of American Agriculture

Waterloo, IA – From day-to-day life on the farm to the complex and ever-changing agricultural industry, agriculture has proven to be one of America’s most compelling stories. To preserve and… Read the full story »

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Grants Available to Fund Agriculture Related Field Trips

Northeast Iowa – Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (SSNHA) is providing teachers the opportunity to immerse their students in the world of agriculture through hands on experiences. SSNHA will… Read the full story »

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Silos & Smokestacks Funds Projects Telling America’s Agricultural Story

Northeast Iowa–Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (SSNHA) has awarded $50,000 to 11 Heritage Area sites, communities and organizations. Projects funded through the General Grant Program are dedicated to telling… 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 9-15, 2014. On April 14,… Read the full story »

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Free Webinar on Silos & Smokestacks’ General Grant Application

Northeast Iowa – Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (SSNHA) will be hosting a free General Grant Application Webinar, on Tuesday, June 3, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. CST…. Read the full story »

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Silos & Smokestacks Hires New Education Manager

Northeast Iowa — Laura Elfers joins Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (SSNHA) as the new Education & Interpretation Manager. Elfers will develop and implement education and interpretation strategies for… Read the full story »

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

Northeast Iowa – Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (SSNHA) is pleased to announce $50,000 is now available through the 2014 General Grant Program. Since the program began in 2001,… Read the full story »

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Vinton Railroad Depot Receives Heritage Area Designation

Northeast Iowa – Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (SSNHA) is proud to recognize the Vinton Railroad Depot, as the most recent addition to the Heritage Area. Ranging from dairy… Read the full story »

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Silos & Smokestacks Honors Those Telling America’s Agricultural Story

Northeast Iowa – Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (SSNHA) honored the Heritage Area’s best during their 10th Annual Golden Silo Awards Luncheon, Wednesday, April 2 at the Black’s Building… Read the full story »

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