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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
 
December:
10     Extenson Council Training, 9 am -3 pm, Black Hawk County Extension Office
13     CYC Meeting, 9:30 am, Bremer County Extension
17     Beef Weigh-In, 7-9 am, Waverly Sale Barn, Waverly
23,26  Office Closed
28     4-H Club Officer Training, 10 am - 1 pm,  Butler County Extension Office
29     Cooking Up Science Workshop, 9 am - 3 pm,  Trinity Reformed Church, Allison
January:
2      Office Closed
3      4-H & Youth Committee, 7 pm, Butler County Extenson Office
4      Extension Council, 7 pm, Butler County Extension Office
9      CYC Meeting, 9:30 am, Butler County Extension Office
16     Dairy Days, 9:30-3 pm, Waverly
17     Finances of Caregiving, 5-7, $35/5 sessions, Butler County Extension Office
19     Crop Advantage, 9:00 am - 4:30 pm, Tama Hall, Hawkeye Community College, Waterloo
25     Coordinator Meeting, 9-noon, Butler County Extension Office
31     Finances of Caregiving, 5-7, Butler County Extension Office

February:
1      Extension Council, 7 pm, Butler County Extension Office
7      Finances of Caregiving, 5-7, Butler County Extension Office
9      Finances of Caregiving, 5-7, Butler County Extension Office|
11    Small Farms Conference, 8-5, Ames
14    Finances of Caregiving, 5-7, Butler County Extension Office
14    Windbreak Meeting, TBD time, Butler County Extension Office
17    Ag Team
22    Private Pesticide Training, 1:30-3:30 pm, Parkersburg Christian Reformed Church
28    Hawkeye Farm Show, UNI Dome, Cedar Falls

March:
1-2   Hawkeye Farm Show, UNI Dome, Cedar Falls
1     Extension Council, 7 pm, Butler County Extension Office
4     Extension Council Conference, Ames
7     4-H & Youth Committee, 7 pm, Butler County Extension Office
9     Turfgrass Workshop, 5-7 pm, Butler County Extension Office
17   Ag Team
21   Private Pesticide Training, 9:30-11:30 am, Butler County Extension Office
27   Annual Conference, Ames
 
 
 
 

 
 

 
  

County News

August 3, 2012

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

December 2, 2016

An informational document has been developed to help explain the new Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) law that will take effect January 1, 2017.

November 18, 2016

Enjoy cooking or science?  Come join us for a fun filled day at our Cooking Up Science Workshop on December 29th!

October 24, 2016

Iowa livestock producers, feed distributor and veterinarians have the opportunity to learn about the new FDA mandated antibiotic guidelines.

 

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