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Join 4-H! Call 641-423-0844 and ask for Megan today!

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

ISU experts encourage homeowners to evaluate their ash trees.

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!
4-H Fair Book 2015
North Iowa Fair:  July 8-12, 2015      4-H/FFA Fair 2015 Results
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

Master Gardener
August 4, 2015

Current Master Gardeners should look here for information on reporting education/volunteer hours. Master Gardener Classes are scheduled to begin here at the Cerro Gordo County Extension office on September 29! Anyone interested in gardening is encouraged to call Cerro Gordo County Extension at 641-423-0844 and register! Master Gardeners are individuals who have an interest in horticulture, have taken the Master Gardener training offered by Extension, and use that training to volunteer for 40 hours in their communities.

4-H
July 30, 2015

Find out what's happening in Cerro Gordo County 4-H! Now is the time to re-enroll in 4-H. Go to Link to Iowa 4-H ONLINE to enroll.

WLL
July 17, 2015

Women, Land and Legacy in Cerro Gordo County will help ISU Extension and Outreach with the Farmland Leasing Meeting on August 19, 1:30-4 p.m., NIACC.  Please let us know if you have any ideas or suggestions for meeting discussion topics by calling Cerro Gordo County Extension, 641-423-0844.

Water in the Garden
July 13, 2015

Gardeners will have the opportunity this summer to learn about theme gardens, planting trough gardens, water features and conservation, attracting butterflies and bees, and growing herbs. Summer Webinars Help Gardeners Grow in Knowledge - dates for webinars to be held at Cerro Gordo County Extension and Outreach, 2023 S. Federal Ave., Mason City from 2-4 p.m. include: June 24, July 15, and August 12. 

June 29, 2015

Our Quarterly Newsletter contains information on Agriculture, Communities, Families, Horticulture, and 4-H & Youth programs!

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

At Camp Cy, state fair visitors will see how ISU Extension and Outreach is at work in their neighborhoods – it’s an Iowa State experience.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

July 27, 2015 09:09 AM

The science of auto racing and a fast time behind the wheel await some Iowa 4-H youth July 30. Approximately 30 youth will learn about...

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