Butler County

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You can rely on your dedicated Iowa State University and Butler County Extension staff for unbiased, research based information and educational services.  We are committed to provide our citizens with "Information for Everyday Living."  Iowa State University Extension offers education and information to the citizens of Iowa through the following areas:  Agriculture and Natural Resources, Business and Industry, Community and Economic Development, Families, and 4-H Youth Development.

Our website will allow you to access information from ISU Extension and Butler County any time of the day, any day of the week.  Note the top side navigation bars to quickly find and access topics and information of interest to you.

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Butler County

Our  website will allow you to access information from ISU Extension and Butler County any time of the day, any day of the week. Note the top and side navigation bars to quickly find and access topics and information of interest to you. 

UPCOMING EXTENSION RELATED EVENTS
 
August:
30       CYC's, Black Hawk, 9:30 am
30       Leader's Meeting, Extenson Office, 7 pm
30-31  Farm Progress Show, Boone, 8 am - 5 pm

September:
1       Farm Progress Show, Boone, 8 am - 4 pm
5        Office Closed
7       Farming for Future, Stan Mehmen Farm, Plainfield, 4-8 pm
7       Extension Council, Extension Office, 7 pm
13     Women in Ag Marketing, Hawkeye Community College, 9-3, $30
16     Ag Team
16     Prairie on the Farm, Borlaug, 9-1
17     Kid Fest, Fairgrounds, 11-1
18-24 Farm Safety & Health Week 
28     Coordinator's Meeting
30     Record Keeping Names & Award Apps due to Extension Office

October:
2-8     4-H Week
4        4-H & Youth Advisory Committee, 7 pm, Extension Office
5        Extension Council, 7 pm, Extension Office
19      Roadside, Forest, Aquatic Pesticide Training, 9-11:30 am, Extension Office
26      Roadside, Forest, Aquatic Pesticide Training, 9-11:30 am, Extension Office
26      Coordinator's Meeting
27      Mosquito/Public Health Training, 9-11:30 am, Extension Office
 

 
 

 
  

County News

August 3, 2012

Take a look at our newsletter to see what's happening in 4-H!

August 24, 2016

This is a great way to meet new friends and make connections with other County Shooting Sports Clubs!

August 15, 2016

The  cash rental rate information is a publication from a survey of farmers, landowners, agricultural lenders, and professional farm managers.

July 14, 2016

The Iowa 4-H Foundation has recently partnered with the Iowa FFA Foundation and the Iowa Agriculture Literacy Foundation to create a new specialty license plate to support agriculture.

July 14, 2016

Calling all 4-H Youth!  You are being challenged to create a 2 minute promotional video and 30 second radio spot ad to promote 4-H Beyond the Fair and Beyond th Exhibit!

 

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

The Women Managing Cattle program builds relationships and educates women in the cattle business, focusing on cost of production, marketing strategies and production systems.

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

August 31, 2016 03:58 PM

Fall is almost here, and one of the best parts of the season is the apple harvest. Apples are a delicious, fun part of autumn, but care...

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