Calhoun County

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Calhoun County

Iowa State University Extension is here to help you make informed decisions that affect your family, community, business and farm. We will provide you with unbiased, research based information to help you make a better decision.

County News

February 20, 2017

Here is the latest newsletter dated February 14, 2017 from Angie Rieck-Hinz, Field Agronomist.

February 7, 2017

An information-packed workshop focused on helping new and beginning producers create successful agricultural enterprises.  Dinner and program from 6:00-8:00 p.m. on Feb. 22; no registration fee.

December 13, 2016

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach offers the "Dare to Excel" newsletter each month during the school year, September through May, to help parents help their children become better learners.

December 12, 2016

“Words on Wellness' is a monthly newsletter that promotes a healthy lifestyle for Iowans. In each issue, you’ll gain reliable, research-based information about nutrition, exercise, and food safety, and explore the power of incorporating healthy practices

December 9, 2016

Private Pesticide Applicators have three choices for training dates this winter season.

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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