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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Audubon County

Our website will provide you with information about Audubon County Extension and Outreach and allow you to access information from ISU Extension. Take time to discover all we have to offer from the information here and through links provided.

Office hours  8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Monday thru Thursday.

2017 Audubon County Fair Dates  July 19-23, 2017

2017 Iowa State Fair Dates   August 10-20, 2017

Most Recent Custom Rates Survey

2016 Stakeholder Report

4-H Newsletter

County News

March 29, 2017

4th grade and older students may register for the annual Babysitting Course sponsored by the Firehouse Flames and ISU Extension and Outreach.The course covers characteristics of a good babysitter, babysitter responsibilities, responsibilities of the parents, healthy snacks, basic first aid, toy selection, handling emergencies and safety.The Firehouse Flames are coordinating the workshop to be held at the Audubon County Extension Office on Saturday, April 22 from 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM.Students wanting to participate must register by April 13. Registration forms are available at the schools, Extension Office, and below. 

Babysitting Course Registration

March 16, 2017

Iowa farmers who perform custom work, hire work done, or some of both, have the 2017 Iowa Farm Custom Rate Survey schedule as a guide in determining custom rates.

This information is based on a survey of 152 Iowa farmers, custom operators, and farm managers. For each operation, the average rate from the survey, the median and the range are shown.

February 23, 2017

Stress often is a part of life, even for children. How they deal with stress determines how it affects their overall health.  Are they overwhelmed or do they bounce back?

“Being able to bounce back after stressful experiences can help a child thrive,” says Dr. David Brown, a human sciences specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

“Most professionals in the field of human development refer to this ability to bounce back as resiliency,” said Dr. Brown, who specializes in family life issues and is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. 

November 17, 2016

Iowans can eat healthy and stick to a tight grocery budget. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach’s “Spend Smart. Eat Smart.” has been helping families do so for more than seven years, and a newly designed website makes it even easier.

Iowa Department of Public Health http://www.idph.state.ia.us/
Quitline Website https://www.quitnow.net/iowa/

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