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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.

Dealing with Flooding - 2014

Learn more about flood preparations, crops, clean up, health and safety, mold, private wells, stress management, and water conservation.

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

2015 Audubon County Fair Dates  July 15-20, 2015

 Iowa State Fair Dates   August 7-17, 2014

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County News

July 28, 2014

A Farm Bill Program will be held on Tuesday, August 26 at the Templeton Community Center in Templeton, Iowa. A meal will be served at 6:00 PM and the program will begin at 6:30 PM. Topics to be covered include 2014 Farm Bill Review, "new" crop insurance programs and sign up, considerations for choosing insurance, FSA Livestock program, and conservation compliance. The program is free for all participants. Please register by August 22 with the Audubon County Extension Office at 563-4239 or by e-mail Tonya Vetter at tvetter@iastate.edu. 

Farm Bill Informational Flyer

July 24, 2014

The land valuation and leasing meetings discuss current land values, rental rates, trends and projections of how values and rents might change in the coming years.  Other topics will include: how to calculate a rental rate based on county specific information, the variety of leasing arrangements that land owners and tenants may use, and the expected cost of crop production in the coming year.  There will be a leasing meeting held on August 5th at 9:00 am in Audubon, Iowa, at the Audubon County Extension Office, located at 608 Market Street.  The cost is $20/person pre-registered, or $25/person without pre-registration. 

June 4, 2014

Buying a home is one of the most complicated financial transactions that most Americans will undertake. To help consumers get ready to buy a home, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach offers “A Place of Your Own,” an online home ownership course.

February 26, 2014

Recent research shows that 40 percent of children between the ages of six and eight years have their own Internet-enabled mobile device, says Sandra McKinnon, an Iowa State University Extension and Outreach family life program specialist.
“And probably most parents of toddlers or preschoolers have handed over their phone or tablet to entertain their children in needed moments,” McKinnon said. “Our challenge is to make sure neither we nor our children lose contact with the real world as we inhabit the virtual one.”

June 4, 2012

The Audubon County 4-H Program is asking for your help. For every 1,000 UPC labels collected, the 4-H program will receive $30. Simply cut the UPC label from any Best Choice product, drop them off at the drop of box at Audubon Foods or bring to the Exten

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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

July 16, 2014 10:53 AM

The third annual Urban-Ag Academy conference will be held in Ames from July 17 through July 19.

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