Clinton County

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Clinton County

Clinton County Extension brings research-based information from Iowa State University Extension to you. We offer education and programs that provide our county with "Information for Everyday Living."


Monday - Thursday: 8 am - 4:30 pm and Friday: 8 am - 1 pm.


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Clinton County Master Gardener

AG and Natural Resources

2017 Fall Pesticide Continuing Instruction Courses 

  • Aquatic, Forest, and Right-of-Way Pest Management Categories 2, 5 ,6 and 10 (October 18)
  • Mosquito/Public Health Pest Management Categories 7D, 8, and 10 (October 26)
  • Ornamental and Turfgrass Applicators Categories 3O, 3T, 3OT and 10 (November 8)
  • Fumigation Categories 7C and 10 (November 14)
  • Commercial Ag Weed, Insect and Plant Disease Management Categories 1A, 1B, 1C and 10 (November 15)
  • Pest Control Operators Categories 7A, 7B, 8 and 10 (December 6)
  • Aerial Applicator Categories 11 and 10
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Clinton County Extension Council 

Fair Dates

  • Clinton County Fair:  July 12 - 16, 2017
  • Iowa State Fair:  August 10 - 20, 2017

County News

March 20, 2017
Dog classes for dog project members begin on Monday, April 10, 2017; obedience training is from 6:30-7:15pm, and agility is from 7:15-7:45, both at the Clinton County Fairgrounds. First year members will meet in the Fair Auditorium. See article for details.
4-H Clover
March 7, 2017
There are two new 4-H Scholarship available for students of Clinton County. Both are for 12th grade 4-H members.

Jackson/Clinton County Dair Promotion Board Scholarship Program- Cover Letter & Application due March 25

Jeanne Anne Rogis one time scholarship-May 15

For other opportunites please visit the 4-H Recognition page. These are opportunities you won't want to miss!

February 7, 2014

Iowa State University Extension is offering several ServSafe® classes for food service professionals. ServSafe® training will provide knowledge every food service provider must know about food hazards and proper food handling practices in order to keep food safe and protect the establishment against the costly nightmare of a foodborne-illness outbreak. Participants will learn ways of prevention, regulatory requirements, and how to improve food quality.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Managing Weeds, Insects and Diseases

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is helping Iowa farmers manage weeds, insects and diseases in their fields. Pest management is key to high yields and quality grain.    

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June 7, 2017 11:17 AM

A pair of educators stepped in to fill a void caused by a lack of agriculture education in northwest Iowa – and the results have...

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