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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Boone County

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Boone County Fair:  July 13 - 16, 2017

Static Exhibit Judging: Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Livestock Auction: Monday, July 17, 2017


County News

Chris Barron and Ed Kordick
January 18, 2017

Chris Barron, owner of Ag View Solutions and Northeast Iowa Farmer will be joined by Ed Kordick, commodity services manager for the Iowa Farm Bureau Federation for the February Ag Marketing Club in Ogden on February 16.

January 17, 2017

5th through 8th graders, grow your leadership skills at Ricochet 1: An Extreme Leadership Adventure, February 24 & 25.  Register today!

January 12, 2017

Now is the time to do a calculation to see whether your retirement investments are on track to give you a comfortable retirement.

January 8, 2017

5th graders and above...come and learn about the responsibilities and expectations of babysitting.

January 6, 2017

We often think of our wellbeing in terms of physical fitness and diet, but there are many other dimensions of wellness, including Purpose.

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Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Our Story: Small Talk for Early Literacy

Yes, you can read to babies. Through “Small Talk,” Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, the Ames Public Library and Raising Readers in Story County are helping parents build literacy skills in very young children.

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

January 20, 2017 12:30 PM

It’s no secret that the farm economy has faced a downturn since its peak in 2012. But how has the downturn affected farmers,...

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