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Cattle and corn are Iowa's major farm products
4-H clubs start in Iowa
"To Make the Best Better"
Ceder Valley Electric Company completed the Dam over the Ceder River
This dam was intended to power the city of Nashua by hydroelectricity.
Farmers start growing a ew crop - soybeans
Nashua First State Bank is established
First Rural Electrification Power Plant is built in Hampton Iowa
Iowa's first soil conservation district is established
Nashua Schools adopt the Bulldog as the school mascot.
The number of tractors exceeds the number of horses and mules for the first time
Great Ceder River Flood of 1961
The Living History Farms is created near Des Moines
For the first time Iowa ranks #1 in corn and soybean production
The 100th class receives their diplomas from Nashua High School
Addition is completed on the Nashua Public Library
Iowa ranks in the top five agricultural producing states in the U.S.
The dam is refurbished and Ceder Lake is created
Agriculture goes hi-tech with satellites, yield monitors, and grid mapping.
Nashua-Plainfield Schools are Created
New Middle School addition and New Sports Complex are started in Nashua
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