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Halloween Fun

Mark your calendar for Sunday October 30, 2016 noon to 4PM.  This fun filled afternoon is for the young and young at heart.  Children admitted FREE  with adult paid admission which is half price ($5.00) for this event only.  Have a good time with your kids and see the museum and some of our new exhibits. […]

Annual Heartland Acres Agribition Center Golf Outing 2016

Plans are underway for the annual Heartland Acres Agribition Center Golf Outing being held at River Ridge Golf Course in Independence, Iowa on Wednesday, September 7, 2016. Teams for the annual Heartland Acres Golf outing will once again be playing for hole-in-one prizes sponsored by Dunlap Motors of Independence as well as a variety of […]

Heartland Acres Tractor Ride

The picture above is of Jim Arnold on his John Deere 4020.  Jim recently passed away and was a great help in the Heartland Acres Tractor Ride.   The 2016 tractor ride is set for Saturday, June 11 and will travel to the FFA Museum in La Porte City.   Heartland Acres Agribition Center in Independence, […]

“It Takes an Iowan” interactive traveling exhibit will be featured at Heartland Acres

Independence, Iowa – Heartland Acres Agribition Center will open a new interactive exhibit April 27, 2016.  It will be open through May 25, 2016. “It Takes An Iowan,” focuses on Iowans as leaders in the ongoing endeavor of providing food for the nation and the world. “I am excited this exhibit, educating all Iowans on […]

Skype Tour 2016

From Mrs. Donna Schmitt, Second Grade Teacher at Carver Elementary in Dubuque, Iowa – March 2, 2016 Carver second graders took a field trip to Independence, Iowa to the Heartland Acres Agribition Center on Wednesday, March 2nd. What was special about this field trip was that the students in Mrs. Valentine and Mrs. Maneman’s classes […]