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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

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UPCOMING EXTENSION RELATED EVENTS:
December:
19      Ag Team - Delaware Co.
20     Beef Weigh-in, 7:00 - 10:00 am, Waverly Sale Barn, Waverly
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 - 3:30 pm, Allison Library
13      CYC Meeting, Bremer
16      Ag Team- Chickasaw County
19      Dairy Days, Waverly Civic Center, 9:30-3:00
21      PPAT Training, Parkersburg Christian Reformed Church, 1:30-3:30 pm
22      Crop Advantage, Hawkeye Community College, 9:00 - 4:30
24      Beef Youth Conference, Iowa Falls
28      Coordinator Meeting, 9-noon, Toledo

County News

December 11, 2014

The weather has grown colder, but that doesn't mean Iowans should ignore their trees until spring.  Quite the opposite.  Winter is the best time to prune oak trees in Iowa.

December 5, 2014

An educational program sponsored by Iowa State University Extension & Outreach for North Central Iowa youth who want to learn more about beef production.

December 3, 2014

Learn successful herd management strategies based on current research.

December 1, 2014

Hands-on learning about beef production in Iowa.

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!!

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

In 2014 ISU Extension and Outreach asked both potential constituents and long-time partners how to best serve the needs of Iowans. And then we listened.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

December 17, 2014 10:17 AM

Live, fresh-cut Christmas trees can add life and vibrancy to any home at this time of year. But they do come with some issues which...

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