Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives
Weather, critters and reliability

Weather, critters and reliability

Did you know squirrels, lightning and trees have something in common? They all have the potential to knock out your electricity. Iowa’s electric cooperatives work hard to keep your lights on 24/7, but unplanned circumstances can occasionally create power outages.

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Spring forward with lawn care and landscaping plans

Spring forward with lawn care and landscaping plans

Soon the grass will turn green, flowers will sprout up and birds will sing. With the arrival of spring, you will likely start seeing ads for lawn mowers. What’s the best option to select?

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Iowa’s electric co-ops are united in purpose

Iowa’s electric co-ops are united in purpose

The true power of locally owned electric cooperatives is found in the members living and working in the communities we serve. When co-ops are united and working toward common goals, it amplifies their impact and voice.

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Energy-Saving
Tip of the Week

Energy-Saving | Tip of the Week

Turn on a timer!

Instead of leaving a light burning in your home 24 hours a day while you’re away, use a plug-in timer to turn on a lamp to give your home that lived-in look.

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Co-op Cooks:
Recipe of the Week

Co-op Cooks: | Recipe of the Week

Black Walnut Bread

Click the recipe name to view this week's recipe – and then visit our Recipe Archive with more than 1,600 free recipes by clicking the button below.

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Enter the monthly
Editor's Choice Contest

Enter the monthly | Editor's Choice Contest

Win an electric weed trimmer!

With spring quickly approaching, you could win this BLACK+DECKER LST136 40V MAX Lithium String Trimmer, with the battery.

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