U.S. Manufacturing Day technically was Oct. 2. But thanks to a long list of organizers and promoters (including CIRAS, Elevate Iowa, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, and community colleges around the state) the celebration in Iowa continues throughout the rest of October.[Read More ...]
Iowans across the state have spent the last week touring factories and generally learning a ton about the technology and tremendous opportunity present in American manufacturing.
We thought you might like to know how it’s gone so far:
Wayne County celebrated pioneer days at the Pioneer Trails Museum Iowa State. CIRAS helped to highlight early manufacturing of rope and industrial uses of weaving.
And this is only a portion of what’s going on out there.
For more information, about Iowa Manufacturing Day events later this month, check the nationwide schedule at www.mfgday.com