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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.


 
We want to promote volunteerism in Des Moines County through our Volunteer NOW! Program. Volunteers can find local non-profits in need of volunteers and pledge their hours. Click on the logo to get more information and download a pledge form! Organizations can also sign up to be included in our list of area non-profits.

County News

August 20, 2015

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and Des Moines County Extension is looking to hire a full time Local Foods Coordinator.

August 27, 2015

Is your middle school child interested in STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics)? Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is excited to invite your child to participate in an interactive, STEM learning day. 

August 25, 2015

Farmers and those who advise farmers about crops will want to attend the annual fall field day at the Iowa State University Southeast Iowa Research Farm near Crawfordsville on September 10.

August 24, 2015

Keep grazing management skills sharp with new research for all grass-fed livestock.

August 18, 2015

We are celebrating the NEW Des Moines County Extension satellite office on the campus of Southeastern Community College! Join us!

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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

August 7, 2015 08:42 AM

The field day will look at the impacts and findings from the past 25 years of research at the Drainage Research and Demonstration...

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