Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives
Recognize a Deserving Volunteer in June

Recognize a Deserving Volunteer in June

The annual Shine the Light contest, developed and sponsored by Iowa's electric cooperatives, opens in June and offers a great opportunity to show appreciation for a deserving member of your community by nominating them for statewide recognition.

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Monarch Conservation Efforts are Essential

Monarch Conservation Efforts are Essential

The past year was difficult for monarch butterflies. Iowans can help support the monarch butterfly by planting milkweed and other flowering plants in their gardens, yards and even road ditches.

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Protect Trees by Planting Them in the Right Places

Protect Trees by Planting Them in the Right Places

Whether you want to plant a tree, a decorative shrub or something else, it’s helpful to consider how it will grow over the next 20 or 30 years. Consider the eventual height and how wide the canopy of branches is likely to spread.

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Energy Saving
Tip of the Week

Energy Saving | Tip of the Week

Use Ceiling Fans When in Rooms!

Ceiling fans can help you save energy. Ceiling fans create a windchill effect on your skin to make you feel a few degrees cooler. Set fan blades to rotate counterclockwise during summer months.

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May Recipe
Submissions

May Recipe |Submissions

Tailgate Recipes

This month, we're looking for readers' favorite tailgate recipes for our September issue. If we print your recipe, you'll receive a $25 bill credit from your Iowa electric co-op! 

Submit a recipe

Enter our Monthly
Editor's Choice Contest

Enter our Monthly | Editor's Choice Contest

Win a $100 in Beef Certificates!

May is Beef Month in Iowa! To celebrate, we’re giving away $100 in beef certificates to use at a grocery store. You can select your favorite cuts to purchase, and then make mouthwatering meals at home.

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