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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Boone County

When you need to make decisions that affect your family, community, business, or farm, look to Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. You can rely on ISU Extension and Outreach for unbiased, research-based information and education to help you make better decisions today and tomorrow.

Boone County Fair:  July 13 - 16, 2017

Static Exhibit Judging: Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Livestock Auction: Monday, July 17, 2017


County News

June 7, 2017

On June 18, the general public is invited to bring a lawn chair and take part in the rocket revealing, starting at 5:30 pm.

June 5, 2017

The Iowa State University Master Gardener program will host two Growing Season webcasts this summer. Master Gardeners will gain educational hours while learning about urban tree selection and gardening with youth.

May 31, 2017

Farmers and their consultants can learn how to improve both farm profits and water quality at a series of field days hosted by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

May 30, 2017

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is conducting farmland leasing meetings across 12 different sites in Central Iowa during late July and August.

May 25, 2017

Individuals interested in having their canner dial gauge tested are invited to bring their gauges to ISU Extension and Outreach – Boone County at 1327 SE Marshall Street in Boone.

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