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Sign up for a garden plot at Cerro Gordo County Extension & Outreach! Click on the picture for details.

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Clover Kids After-School-watch for it in 2015!

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Cerro Gordo County

ISU Extension in Cerro Gordo County serves Iowans through five program areas: Agriculture and Natural Resources, Business and Industry, Communities, Families, 4-H Youth Development.
ISU Extension in Cerro Gordo County serves as a resource to individuals and groups through publications, local workshops, and other programs.

Announcements:
 
If you have questions on any topic, please give us a call at 641-423-0844. Thank you!
 
 
Ways To Celebrate 4-H!!    4-H Spin Book - This book lists activities from now until July 2015

4-H MONTHLY NEWSLETTER           Link to Iowa 4-H ONLINE          2013 Points of Pride for Cerro Gordo County!
North Iowa Fair:  July 8-12, 2015      
Iowa State Fair:  August 13-23, 2015   
Please check out the Events Calendar on the right side of this page to find out what's happening at Cerro Gordo County Extension!
Cerro Gordo County Extension is also on FACEBOOK!!      Cerro Gordo County 4-H is on FACEBOOK!!

County News

Clover
March 31, 2015

Interested in working with youth? Send us your resume including three references and a cover letter by Wednesday, April 22, 2015, to apply for one of the two Summer Youth & 4-H Intern Job Openings. Preference to college-age applicants.

Livestock clerk
March 31, 2015

To apply, please send a resume including three references and a cover letter to: Cerro Gordo County Extension, 2023 S. Federal Ave., Mason City, IA 50401 by Wednesday, April 22, 2015, or email to Megan Hitzhusen, mlhitz@iastate.edu.

Brucemore Manson
March 31, 2015

The bus is full! To have your name added to our waiting list, please call 641-423-0844. The Cerro Gordo County Extension 7th Annual Gardeners Bus Tour will be held on Saturday, June 20, 2015, 7:30 am-7 pm. Educational and fun stops include K & K Gardens in Hawkeye, Brucemore Mansion and the Czech district in Cedar Rapids, and a large family dairy farm southwest of Cedar Falls. The tour will involve moderate walking.

Making a difference
March 30, 2015

The Cerro Gordo County Extension and Outreach office will be closed Friday, April 3, 2015. The office will be open as usual on April 6, 2015. Thank you.

Mason City Community Garden
March 18, 2015

Mason City Community Gardens: Rent a plot and grow a garden! Two garden locations will be available offering two plot sizes: GARDEN ACRES – 900 block S. Kentucky and Willow Creek Garden - 1ST ST SW & MADISON AVE. Plot fees are required before the plot can be assigned. The fee will cover water and rough tillage costs. Look here for more information or call Cerro Gordo County Extension & Outreach at 641-423-0844.

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