Cedar County

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Learn it. Grow it. Teach it. Become a Master Gardener.

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, 8:00am-4:00pm

Interested in joining 4-H?  Go go to the website to start the process. 4-H Online Log-in

Cy's 60th Birthday - Show your Cyclone Spirit Coloring Contest!
   Posters are available at the Cedar County Extension Office or they can be downloaded below.
 Cy's 60th Birthday - Posters to color
 Coloring Contest Rules

Help Cedar County celebrate National 4-H Week.  Clubs and individuals are encouraged to take a picture of themselves with the #iam4H sign and post it to the Cedar County 4-H Facebook page! 

Iowa State Fair Results

Record Keeping Forms

County Award Information

Cedar County 4-H Information

2014 Swine Identification Information

Poultry Workshop Information
     Raising Roasters and Broilers
     Bathing and Grooming your Chicken for Show
     Exhibiting Poultry
     Lice, Mites and Flees
     Keeping Birds Cool in Summer
Clothing Event Forms and Schedule

2014 Cedar County 4H Fair Forms

Youth Committee
 application form

ServSafe Training Sessions and Registration

2015 Cedar County Fair: July 8-12

Cedar County Fair Book - 2014
      View as a PDF
2015  Iowa State Fair - August 7 - 17 

Horticulture & Home Pest News
Information on Farm Leases
Improving your Farm Lease Contract
Building Rental Rates
Custom Rates
Cash Rental Rates
Computing a Cropland Cash Rental Rate
Land Value
Estimated Cost of Crop Production

County News

September 22, 2014

Help Cedar County celebrate National 4-H Week.  Clubs and individuals are encouraged to take a picture of themselves with the #iam4H sign and post it to the Cedar County 4-H Facebook page! 

April 28, 2014

Gardens are being planted and produce will soon be ready for harvest.  Are you sure that your pressure canner gauge is working properly?  We offer an opportunity for you to have it tested on May 22nd.

April 28, 2014

Home food preservation isn't difficult - but it does require following specific directions exactly.  Learn why foods need preservation, the safest methods of canning and freezing and take home USDA approved recipes and handouts.

March 19, 2014

Are you enrolled in the photography project?  Did you recently receive a new camera and now you have questions
about what all it can do?  Attend the upcoming 4-H Photography workshop.

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.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Farmers talking to farmers and learning from each other will help Iowa ramp up water quality efforts and implement new management practices to carry out the state’s Nutrient Reduction Strategy. The goal is to reduce the nitrogen and phosphorus loads in water leaving farm lands.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

September 22, 2014 02:00 PM

The 14th annual Iowa Organic Conference will be held Nov. 16-17 on the University of Iowa campus, as a joint effort between Iowa State...

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