Clinton County

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June 2012 Petting Zoo

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

Clinton Community Garden Project

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."

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

May 15, 2014

Grow It - Teach It - Learn It!  Classes to become a Clinton County Master Gardener will begin September 9, 2014.

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

August 29, 2013

 Members of the Clinton County 4-H Livestock Judging Team competed in the Iowa State Livestock Judging contest in Ames, Iowa on Saturday, August 24, 2013. The team began meeting in March and met fifteen times before the contest. The Junior team members were Judd Swanton, Collin Swanton, Carson Deppe, and Wyatt Lindstrom. The Senior individual who participated was Madison Burke. Congratulations to all who participated and to the Junior Livestock Judging Team for winning High Overall Team and High Junior Team Questions! The Juniors who participated as individuals were Carson Deppe and Collin Swanton. Collin earned 3rd Individual and 1st for Individual questions. A special thanks to the coaches: Don Swanton, Dave Delaney, Dan Burzlaff and Dan Smicker.

May 14, 2013
The community garden, located at the corner of 13th Avenue North and North 14th Street, was tilled Wednesday for the planting season. Kelli Jahn, the youth and family educator for the Iowa State University extension and outreach office, said the community garden was started by the ISU Extension, Sisters of St. Francis and the Clinton Recreation Department to bring area gardeners together and promote good nutrition.
March 7, 2013

 2014 Iowa Farm Custom Rate Survey is now available. You may pick one up at the Clinton County Extension office at 400 E 11th St. DeWitt, IA or click on the link above.

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

July 15, 2014 08:45 AM

Grazing consultant Jim Gerrish will hold a series of five workshops across Iowa Aug. 18-22 in conjunction with the Iowa Beef Center.

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