Boone County

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2014 ISU Extension and Outreach Annual Report

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.

County News

September 23, 2015

HyperStream Technology 4-H Club Seeks 5th-7th Grade Members

Are you interested in robotics, multimedia, game design, and app design?  Come to the first HyperStream meeting Monday, October 12 from 6:00-7:30 p.m. at the DMACC Career Center, Room 217, at 1420 S Bell Avenue in Ames. 

September 23, 2015

A five session course on passing down the farm through business, estate, retirement and succession planning.

September 21, 2015

Youth in grades 3rd through 5th will discover the marvelous world of simple machines through hands-on activities. Participants will become engineers and test how different machines function and make work easier. 

August 27, 2015

Come and learn about the responsibilities and expectations of babysitting.

April 6, 2015

Are you baffled about investing?  Smart Investing @ your library from ISU Extension and Outreach offers straight-forward, non-commercial investing information to help you make smart decisions.  Free on-line, the independent study course has three tracks, so no matter what your stage in life, you’ll find something that fits your needs!

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Extension council members are elected officials and are responsible for being good stewards of taxpayer dollars. They manage the county extension budget, hire county staff and help select educational programming from ISU Extension and Outreach.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

October 6, 2015 11:29 AM

Workshops for commercial fruit and vegetable producers interested in or having just built a high tunnel are scheduled for this fall.

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