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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

November 8, 2014

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

November 7, 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

October 30, 2014

How well kids do in school has been linked to how well they eat - if they are getting enough food and getting the kinds of food they need to be healthy.  See our "Dare to Excel" newsletter for research-based tips about what parents can do at home and in the community that will help children succeed at school.

October 1, 2014

Parents naturally are concerned for their children’s safety, particularly when there is news of attempted child abductions that happen close to home.  Finding the balance between emotions and the “teachable moment” as parents talk to their children is important, an Iowa State University Extension and Outreach specialist says.

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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 12, 2014 01:29 PM

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources will conduct Commercial Manure Applicator...

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