Des Moines County

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ISU Extension & Outreach - Des Moines County

Extension in Des Moines County offers programs that support families, horticulture, 4-H youth development, business and industry, communities, agriculture and continuing education. Iowa State University Extension builds partnerships and provides research-based learning opportunities to improve the quality of life in Iowa.

County News

July 11, 2014

March 18, 2014  Des Moines County Extension celebrated it's 100th birthday with the county board of supervisors signing a proclamation observing the achievement.  Local papers are  running a monthly series on the history of Des Moines County Extension by decades.

September 15, 2014

September 21-27 is National Farm Safety Week

September 15, 2014

If you would like to apply for an award or be on teen council, applications are due at the Extension Office October 1, 2014.

September 15, 2014

.Do you have questions you would like to ask a forester?  Here's your chance.  On Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 in Lee County.

August 22, 2014

Announcing upcoming opportunities to certify your food service employees through the ServSafe® certification course!


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 15, 2014 02:42 PM

Dairy and beef producers attending manure management field days will see various systems at work. Northwest Iowa field days are Oct. 1...

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