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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Decatur County

Decatur County Extension welcomes you to our website. We are here to serve you with research-based information and programs from Iowa State University Extension and the cooperative USDA-Land Grant University system. We are your front door to access this system and its many resources. If there is something you cannot find on our site, please contact the office. We are here to serve you!

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  • Sheep and Meat Goat Weigh In: April 25th 8am -11 pm
  • 2015 Decatur County Fair Dates: July 15-20, 2015
  • ****4-H members must be listed as ACTIVE in 4honline to be able to sign-in to verify their animals identification. 

    Decatur County Extension Office Seeking Two Summer AmeriCorps Members
    Graceland University AmeriCorps Youth Launch is seeking 2 minimum-time members to serve with the Iowa State University Extension & Outreach Office in Decatur County from mid-May through August 2015. Members will lead youth activities through the Extension Office including planning, organizing, and running day camps, helping at the county fair and assisting with the 4-H program where needed. Members are provided a living stipend and an education award, which can be applied to previous educational loans or future tuition. Members must be 17 years or older to apply.
    Applications are available to pick up at the Decatur County Extension Office or below.
    Interested candidates can e-mail their completed applications to or drop off at the Decatur County Extension Office, 309 N. Main in Leon, IA.   
    Deadline to apply is May 8th.  
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