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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
Cedar County
As your front door to Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, we are your access to information and service to improve the quality of life in your community.  We provide research based information and education on public issues, food and nutrition, health, financial management, youth development, and family relationships. 

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday -- 8:00 am - Noon & 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Bottle Bucket Interview Schedule Available
Website for information
Cedar County Kids Camps
Power Up for Summer Fun
Strengthening Families for Ages 10-14
4-H Information for Cedar County 
Eastern Iowa Crop Information
Farm Management Information
Cedar County Endowment Fund
Cedar County Youth Council Application - Due July 15, 2017
ServSafe Information

Fair Dates:

  • Cedar County Fair:  July 12 - 16, 2017 and 4H/FFA Fair Schedule
  • Iowa State Fair - August 10 - 20, 2017

County News

April 4, 2017

The Cedar County Extension Council is now accepting requests by 4-H members, clubs, and county groups for grants from the Cedar County 4-H Endowment fund.

April 4, 2017

The Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 has made a difference in thousands of families in all 50 states and in over 25 countries.

April 4, 2017

Paper Tigers has been postponed.

April 4, 2017

In 1903 a group of Sioux County farmers cooperated with Iowa State University to establish the "extension idea" taking the land-grant college to the people.  In 2003, Iowa State University celebrated 100 years of ISU Extension and Outreach helping Iowans become their best.  

2017 is the year for Cedar County Extension and Outreach to celebrate 100 years of ISU Extension and Outreach.

April 4, 2017

Do you have plant questions?  Need to identify a weed or bug?

Cedar County Master Gardeners, Lisa Jensen, Linda Randall and Shelly Lett are now available to help you with your flower and garden questions.  Lisa and Linda will be on call in the Extension Office on Tuesday afternoons from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm.  Stop in on Tuesday or give them a call at 563.886.6157 with your questions.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Managing Weeds, Insects and Diseases

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is helping Iowa farmers manage weeds, insects and diseases in their fields. Pest management is key to high yields and quality grain.    

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

June 7, 2017 11:17 AM

A pair of educators stepped in to fill a void caused by a lack of agriculture education in northwest Iowa – and the results have...

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