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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Clay County

When you need to make decisions that affect your family, farm, business or community, look to Clay County Extension and Iowa State University Extension for unbiased, research-based information and education to help you make better decisions!

Dealing with Flooding - 2014

Learn more about flood preparations, crops, clean up, health and safety, mold, private wells, stress management, and water conservation.

County News

July 3, 2014

The ISU Extension Clay County office is seeking qualified applicants for a FT office position.  The Program Assistant position will be posted through July 11, 2014, with a goal start date of August 4.  If you have any questions about this position, please contact Bonnie Dalager, Executive Director, at 262-2264 or bdalager@iastate.edu.  To apply, please send or bring your resume and cover letter to:

 

Clay County Extension

Attn: Bonnie Dalager

110 West 4th Street Suite 100

Spencer, IA 51301

July 3, 2014

Clay County Extension will be hosting a combined Achievement and Communications Fair on Tuesday, July 22 from 8 am to 4 pm in the 4-H Auditorium and Exhibit Building on the Clay County Fairgrounds.  The fair is free and the public is cordially invited to attend this entertaining event.  The Clay County 4-H Youth Council will be providing food and beverages for a nominal fee from 11 am until 4 pm.

June 10, 2014

The event “Community Compassion” at the Clay County Fair is all new for 2014!  The event will now be a Human Sciences fundraising opportunity with a citizenship and leadership focus.  This is a voluntary club event where each 4-Her can donate one static (Human Sciences) exhibit to the Community Compassion event.  All exhibits will be bid on silent-auction style in the club booths during the Clay County Fair.  Each youth may choose the opening bid amount for their item.

April 8, 2014

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) makes operating loans of up to $5,000 to eligible individual youths ages 10 to 20 to finance income-producing, agriculture-related projects.  The project must be of modest size, educational, and initiated, developed and carried out by youths participating in 4-H Clubs, FFA, or a similar organization.

April 7, 2014

MaxYield Cooperative presented Clay County Extension and Outreach with a contribution aimed at decreasing the cost of enrollment in 4-H youth programs.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Parents learn to be better parents, kids learn to resist peer pressure and together they learn to better communicate as a family through the Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 from ISU Extension and Outreach. Watch the video.
 

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

June 26, 2014 11:58 AM

To help feedlot producers learn about and adapt to changes in packer requirements, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, Iowa...

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