Cass County

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Welcome to Iowa State University Extension and Outreach in Cass County

Check out our Quick Links on the lower right side of this page to find frequently requested information. For the latest 4-H Information and News, check out the 4-H and Youth tab above!

2015 Youth Summer Day Camps
Click here for information and registration instructions

 

Click Here for 2015 FSQA Information & Training Dates

 

 

Enroll in 4-H Today! Click Here to learn about joining 4-H in Cass County

 

 

2015 Cass County Fair Dates Set for July 23-28! Watch our website for the schedule and fairbook, coming in Spring 2015.

 

AnswerLine

Have a question related to food safety, food preservation, household cleaning, etc? ISU Answerline has been answering home and family questions for over 30 years! Click here to find the toll free hotline as well as a list of resources and Frequently Asked Questions!

County News

March 13, 2015

Dinosaurs, water, careers, critters, exploration and adventures. What do they all have in common? Summer Daycamps of course! In partnership with the Cass County Conservation Board, we are offering three day camps for youth in grades K-2, 3-5 and grades 6-8.

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March 2, 2015

Welcome to Words on Wellness- a monthly newsletter that promotes a healthy lifestyle for Iowans. In each issue, you'll find reliable, research based information about nutrition, exercise, and food safety, and explore the power of incorporating healthy habits into your daily lifestyle. Check back monthly for the latest edition!

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February 23, 2015

The David Williams Master Gardener Grants are offered to honor the many years of service Master Gardener David Williams provided as a long-time volunteer, with the Master Gardener program and other community organizations, including a term as Cass County Master Gardener president in 2012. Grants may be used for food gardening, garden education, or community improvement.

February 23, 2015

Cass County Extension is looking to hire two assistants to help with summer programming. Click for details and application form.

February 3, 2015

Talking about estate planning is hard. Discussions about transferring family farm assets can be equally difficult. Southwest Iowa farm families are invited to learn about options that are best for your operation and family at an Estate Planning and Family Farm Transfer Workshop on February 24 from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Armstrong Research Farm near Lewis. 

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