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From your ISU Extension office in Dallas County
we wish you a wonderful Thanksgiving! 

Thanksgiving Holiday Hours
Wed., Nov. 25: Close at 3:00 p.m.
Thurs., Nov. 26: Closed
Fri., Nov. 26: Closed

We will be open the following week at regular hours:
Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

County News

November 18, 2015

With their three daughters soon to be teenagers, Pam and Chad Peterson of West Des Moines decided to seek help. They turned to the Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14, a seven-week, preventative program aimed at helping families as their children approach adolescence. The evidence-based program is offered by Iowa State University’s Human Sciences Extension and Outreach.

November 11, 2015

Two-day class creates responsible young adults

November 3, 2015

Various aspects of farmland drainage will be the focus of a day-long workshop Dec. 10 at the Polk County Extension office in Altoona.

November 3, 2015

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach offers free "Buy Eat Live Healthy" nutrition education programs for families in Iowa who have low income.

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October 29, 2015

Iowa Learning Farms will host a cover crop field day on Tuesday, Nov. 17, from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the Sam and Julie Spellman farm, rural Woodward. The event is free and open to the public and includes a complimentary meal.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Through nutrition education programs from ISU Extension and Outreach, Iowa families learn how to budget their food dollars, save time and money by planning meals, and make wise food choices to stay healthy.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

November 16, 2015 01:46 PM

An interdisciplinary team of weed scientists will conduct a survey of 10,000 farmers to gain a better understanding of the causes and...

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