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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

September 1, 2014

“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

July 21, 2014

ISU Extension & Outreach  4-H and Youth Program and the  4-H Master Robotics Educator provided the “4-H Robot Camp.”  The first day, we enjoyed teaching students about the development of robots, how to build a robot and beginning basics with a focus on ‘gears.’

June 1, 2014

There aren’t any “shoulds” with respect with how grief is felt or expressed.  It's common for people who have lost a spouse or someone close to feel sad, angry, helpless, guilty, anxious, lonely and frightened.  

March 15, 2014

The 2014 Iowa Farm Custom Rate Survey contains information from a survey of Iowa farmers, custom operators, and farm managers. For each operation, the average rate from the survey and the range are listed.

July 28, 2014

Iowans are invited to join the conversation on the ISU Extension and Outreach Money Tip$ Blog. The blog offers a personal touch with new posts a couple times each week from three ISU Extension and Outreach family finance specialists.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Parents learn to be better parents, kids learn to resist peer pressure and together they learn to better communicate as a family through the Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 from ISU Extension and Outreach. Watch the video.
 

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

September 2, 2014 01:49 PM

Growers producing crops in high tunnels can attend a series of meetings across the state this fall hosted by Iowa State University...

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