Buchanan County

Call us if interested in having a Buchanan County Barn Quilt

2017 CIC Program [Buchanan County] Schedule

ISU Extension and Outreach connects the needs of Iowans with ISU research and resources; for what we all want: a strong Iowa. 

Buchanan County ISU Extension and Outreach provides educational opportunities for economic development, food and the environment, health and well-being, and K-12 youth outreach.

We meet local needs, so Buchanan County can be an even better place for the next generation.

Winter Weather Cancelation Policy:

Buchanan County ISU Extension and Outreach follows the Independence School Districts' delays and closings policy (only) when it comes to road conditions; therefore the office will delay opening for the same amount of time, or close if school is cancelled.  Whenever possible, we will notify the TV stations about any interruption to our regular schedule as well.  Programming scheduled during those times will be re-scheduled.
 

Holiday Closings:

Monday, Jan. 2; Monday, Jan. 16; Monday, May 29; Tuesday, Jul. 4; Monday, Sep. 4; Thursday & Friday, Nov. 23 & 24; Monday, Dec. 25; Tuesday, Dec. 27.

County News

February 24, 2017
Saturday, February 25; registration opens at 8:30 a.m.
February 24, 2017

Buchanan County ISU Extension and OutreachReceives a $1,550

February 13, 2017
Learn pruning techniques through hands-on teaching
February 2, 2017
Learn to identify and manage this new threat!
January 19, 2017
Don't miss this educational FREE workshop!

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

February 24, 2017 02:27 PM

According to the newly released Iowa Learning Farms 2016 Field Day Evaluation Report, the number of Iowa cover crop acres grew by...

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