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!

The Cass County Extension Office will be Closed on Friday, April 18


Save the Dates!
2014 Cass County Fair- July 24-29, 2014


  Cass County 4-H Senior Scholarships-Click Here for Information & Application
WhY Science- Weekly After School STEM Program- Click Here for More Info and to Register!
Extension wants to hear from YOU!

Cass County Extension is conducting a needs assessment to find out what issues the public thinks should be addressed in Cass County over the next 3-5 years. Please click the link below and share your opinion! Survey should take approximately 5 minutes, depending on how much information you enter. Click Here to Take the Survey!


Parenting Newsletter and Resources from ISU Extension and Outreach

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach offers the monthly newsletter "Dare to Excel" during the school year, September through May, to help parents help their children become better learners. Read this month's edition, and find links to additional parenting publications, blogs, videos and more!

County News

March 19, 2014

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

March 24, 2014

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!

March 18, 2014

The Cass County 4-H Endowment committee is hosting the annual 4-H Endowment Pancake Supper on Thursday, March 20 from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at the Cass County Community Center in Atlantic.  Chris Cakes will be dishing up fresh pancakes, 4-H members serve juice, coffee and more.  Supporters can enjoy all you can eat pancakes for $6.

March 18, 2014

Cass County 4-H Clubs would like to invite the public to attend their annual 4-H Mardi Gras carnival on Sunday, March 23 from 2-4 PM at the Cass County Community Center. Mardi Gras includes fun, food, & carnival-type games for kids of all ages. The 4-H clubs have worked hard to put together many great carnival activities for families.

March 3, 2014

Cass County Extension is currently looking for volunteers to be trained as leaders for two new programs.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

The Iowa Senate has launched the centennial celebration of the Smith-Lever Act, the founding legislation of the nationwide Cooperative Extension System. Representatives from ISU Extension and Outreach took part in the event at the Iowa Capitol. Watch the video.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

April 23, 2014 02:56 PM

Current issues in rural property management, appraisal, and sales and purchase are up for discussion at the Soil Management and Land...

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