County News

January 29, 2015

Register before March 30 for workshop on selling mushrooms in Iowa.

January 29, 2015

The 10-year reclassification recognizes Iowa State’s commitment to community engagement through teaching and learning, research, extension and outreach, and economic development programs.

January 23, 2015

For parents of infants through preschoolers

January 23, 2015

Children and youth learn best when they learn through experience. This positive youth development is the essence of 4-H and is featured in the international research journal Reclaiming Children and Youth.

January 21, 2015

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach released its annual publication titled Estimated Costs of Crop Production in Iowa – 2015

January 14, 2015

When temperatures are cold outside, it’s the perfect time to plan spring plantings.

January 14, 2015

Local sites include Adel, Creston and Chariton.

January 13, 2015

Iowa Learning Farms begins its fifth year of monthly webinars with Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey. The webinar will be live on a special date and time: Tuesday, Jan. 27 at 4 p.m. 

January 13, 2015

In an effort to extract more value from the corn kernel, new technological advances in the ethanol-making process have resulted in coproduct feedstuffs that are compositionally different from those produced through earlier, more traditional methods.

January 9, 2015

With cold weather and snow outside, it's a good time to focus on indoor plants. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturists offer tips for keeping indoor plants healthy during winter months.

January 6, 2015

Championship to be held at Iowa State University

January 6, 2015

Campaign engages youth, builds water resource awareness ethic

January 6, 2015

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will talk about the benefits of "baby talk" during  January in the Science of Parenting blog

January 2, 2015

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach’s Crop Advantage Series will be held in Ames on January 13 at the Quality Inn and Suites. 

December 24, 2014

 Winter has officially begun in Iowa, and with it come snow and ice. Life keeps rolling in winter, which means the application of deicing salt and other measures to keep roads open and prevent slickness and falls on hard outdoor surfaces. Unfortunately, these measures can have negative effects on the landscape.

December 24, 2014

Differences between couples are inevitable and do not simply go away as the relationship continues. Instead, they are likely to become magnified over time and sometimes may turn into a source of frustration for the partners, says Cheryl Clark, a human sciences specialist in family life with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

December 22, 2014

A team of Iowa State University Extension and Outreach specialists have developed an online tool to help livestock and poultry producers compare odor mitigation techniques that could be useful on their farms.

December 22, 2014

The half-day program, set for Jan. 29 from 1 p.m. - 5 p.m., will be led by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulture specialists Ajay Nair, Diana Cochran, Patrick O’Malley and Joe Hannan.

December 22, 2014

Applicators should register at their ISU Extension and Outreach county office.

December 19, 2014

Your county extension office has stocking stuffers and other great gift ideas.   

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