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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.

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:
November:
27     Office Closed
28     Office Closed

December:
3       Pest Control Operator Meeting, Extension Office, 9:00 - 11:30 am
3       Extension Council, 7:00 pm
6       Extension Council Training, 9:45 am - 3:00 pm, Extension Office
20     Beef Weigh-in, 7:00 - 10:00 am, Waverly Sales
24     Office Closed
25     Office Closed
26     Office Closed

January:
1       Happy New Year!   Office Closed
4       Region 9 Intermediate Bowl-A-Thon, 2-4 pm, Maple Lanes, Waterloo
7       Extension Council, 7:00 pm
8       4H & Youth Committee Meeting, 7 pm
11     County Council, 4:00 pm
12      Farm Bill, 1:30 - 4:30 pm, Allison Library
13      CYC Meeting, Bremer
16      Ag Team
21      PPAT Training, Parkersburg Christian Reformed Church, 1:30-3:30 pm
22      Crop Advantage, Hawkeye Community College
24      Beef Youth Conference, Iowa Falls
28      Coordinator Meeting, 9-noon, Toledo

County News

November 25, 2014

Mark you calendar for Sunday, January 4th from 2-4 pm at Maple Lanes in Waterloo  for a fun time bowling!  Its a great way to meet new friends!!

November 24, 2014

The 4H/FFA market beef weigh-in date for Butler County youth is set for Saturday morning, December 20, 2014.

November 14, 2014

Consider joining the Northeast Iowa Agricultural Experimental Association (NEIAEA), the owner of the Northeast Resarch and Demonstration Farm. 

November 11, 2014

Read what our field specialist has to report.

November 4, 2014

This year's calendar captures the sense of playfulness found in many gardens.  Take a whimsical journey through the seasons in photography, verse, and quippy garden quotes.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Rising Star interns spent last summer investigating regional food systems and addressing challenges communities face around local foods.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

November 5, 2014 05:38 PM

The 15th annual Drainage Research Forum will be Nov. 18 at the Iowa State University Alumni Center on campus.

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