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  • Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Cedar County

As your front door to Iowa State University we are your access to information and services to improve the quality of life in your community.  We provide research and education on public issues, food and nutrition, health, financial management, youth development, and family relationships.  Office HOURS: M-F, 8:00 am-4:00 pm

Cedar County Commodity Group Scholarships Available - Due March 25, 2015
$15 Challenge Workshop - March 14, 2015
  • Region 10 hosts 4-H Project Workshop
  • Saturday - March 14, 2015
  • 9:00 am - 2:00 pm (Check in at 8:45 AM)
  • Linn County Extension Office - 383 Collins Road NE, Suite 201, Cedar Rapids, IA
  • Registration Fee (includes lunch) - $15
  • Registration Deadline - March 2, 2015
  • View Brochure and Registration Form
I'm a (Future) Agronomist - April 11, 2015
  • 4-H Experience Agronomy Event
  • Host - Iowa State University Agronomy Club
  • Held in Ames -  1126 Agronomy Hall
  • Attend an interactive day full of learning about all aspects of Agronomy
    (including weeds, seeds, plants and industry
  • All Iowa 4-H members grades 4 - 8 are invited
  • Saturday - April 11, 2015
  • 9:00 am - 1:15 pm
  • Registration fee is $5 (includes meal and a t-shirt)
  • Registration due by March 1, 2015
  • View Brochure and Registration Form

"Last Chance" Private Pesticide Continuing Education Session

  • Cedar County Extension Office - 107 Cedar Street - Tipton
  • Please call in your reservation 
  • April 14, 2015 - 9:30 am 
  • April 14, 2015 - 1:30 pm
Eastern Iowa Crop Information
Farm lease forms available
Farm Lease Information
Weed Control Information
Farm Land and Building Rental Information
Pesticide Training Sessions
4-H Information
Cedar County Endowment Fund
Poultry Workshop Information
Swine Information for 2014
Youth Committee
ServSafe Information

Horticulture & Home Pest News
 
2015 Fair Dates

Cedar County Fair Book - 2014
      View as a PDF
   
 

County News

January 8, 2015
When it comes to alcohol and substance abuse, trends are always changing.  It can be hard to keep up with all the trends and practices of substance use and abuse.  Most communities want to stop the underage drinking and drug usage to their community.  After attending one of these presentations you will know what is out there, where to find it, how prople are abusing it, and you will have the knowledge to stop it.  
October 10, 2014

Looking for some helpful hints for your 2015 garden?  "Whimsy" the 2015 Garden Calendar is now available.

October 3, 2014

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.

March 19, 2014

Iowa State University Extension believes that resources are needed for consumers, foodservice operators, students and educators to access research-based, unbiased information on food safety and quality. The goal of the Food Safety Project is to develop educational materials that give the public the tools they need to minimize their risk of foodborne illness.

January 28, 2013

Once the County Fair is over - it time to think about completing your record keeping.  You will find the form you need listed below.  Click on the blue link and it will take you to the forms.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

ISU Extension and Outreach has organized these groups of young Iowans so they can connect with each other to be successful in agriculture.
 

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

February 23, 2015 10:06 AM

Timothy O. Borich will be retiring as director of the ISU Extension and Outreach Community and Economic Development program, as well as...

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