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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Allamakee County

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Get inside Extension and discover how we support healthy people, healthy environments, and healthy economies. Read about some of the ways ISU Extension meets local needs, improves quality of life, and helps make our county a better place to live. You’ll be amazed at what we do.

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County News

August 28, 2014

Sheep exhibitors from Allamakee County earned third place in the 4-H herdsmanship contest at the Iowa State Fair.

August 26, 2014

Please join Welsh Family Organic Farm for the unveiling of the
NEW layer barn!
 

August 22, 2014

4-H'ers competed in two categories of oral communication -- educational presentations and working exhibits.  In educational presentations, the 4-H'ers teach their audience about a topic they selected and researched.  In working exhibits, the 4-H'ers invite passers-by to try a skill they demonstrate.

August 22, 2014

Allamakee County 4-H'ers performed during the Share-the-Fun event in the 4-H Exhibits Building at the Iowa State Fair. Share-the-Fun participants perform vocal or instrumental music, dance, humorous skits, monologues and specialty acts.

August 21, 2014

The Community Mural has its first coat of paint on the wall at the ball field in Harpers Ferry and ready for completion!  All youth entering grades K-12 are welcome to join the final day of the summer camp from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 30.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Parents learn to be better parents, kids learn to resist peer pressure and together they learn to better communicate as a family through the Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 from ISU Extension and Outreach. Watch the video.
 

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

August 25, 2014 04:02 PM

Iowa Learning Farms is hosting four cover crop field days this September. Each event will have a different aspect of this conservation...

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