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Strengthening Families Program in Perry. 

Robotics Volunteer Training on September 12!

August 21: Food Safety. Don't Give Kids a Tummy Ache.

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County News

August 29, 2014

Iowa now has 13 infested counties after beetles found in Story City.

August 29, 2014

The Agricultural Act of 2014 is important legislation. It provides farmland owners and operators the opportunity to make a one-time election of a commodity program for 2014 through 2018. 

August 22, 2014

The one-day workshops are important for growers who want to better understand how GAPs can be used to meet buyers’ food safety requirements.

August 15, 2014

As families welcome the new school year, sometimes parents can forget a child’s need to ease into a new grade, says Cheryl Clark, a family life specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

August 12, 2014

Join the ranks of 4-H judges or learn more about judging exhibits by attending a new 4-H Judges Training on Saturday, September 27, 9:15 a.m.–3:30 p.m.  at  Iowa State University Extension and Outreach in Polk County. 

   
 
 
 
       

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

September 2, 2014 09:25 AM

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is offering “Smart Choice: Health Insurance” classes throughout the state this...

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