Dickinson County

A world of 4-H with you in it. Join 4-H!

Family Storyteller: Improving literacy skills 

Greatness STEMs from Iowans!

Ricochet: An Extreme Leadership Adventure

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Dickinson County

Healthy people, environments, and economies start with Extension. Read about some of the ways Dickinson County Extension builds partnerships and provides quality research-based information from Iowa State University to help you make good decisions.

Dealing with Flooding - 2014

Learn more about flood preparations, crops, clean up, health and safety, mold, private wells, stress management, and water conservation.

ISU Extension and Outreach provides educational opportunities for economic development, food and the environment, health and well-being, and K-12 youth outreach. We meet local needs, so Dickinson County can be an even better place for the next generation. Take a look at our NEW 2013 Annual Report to the Citizens

County News

Farmland Leasing Logo
July 1, 2014

Landowners, tenants and other agri-business professionals with an interest in farmland ownership, management and leasing agreements should plan to attend one of more than 50 farmland leasing meetings scheduled for July and August. The workshops are facilitated by Iowa State University Extension farm management specialists and held all across the state.

4-H Clover Logo
June 25, 2014

The monthly "Cloverleaf Connection Newsletter" has LOTS of upcoming events, dates, and deadlines (Especially, related to FAIR!) Be sure to check it out!

Camp Brochure Cover
April 27, 2014

There's still time to register! Our summer camp brochure is complete with something STEM-ulating for everyone (4-H Members & Friends Too)! The theme this summer is Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. Come learn the "STEM" in...  Outdoor Adventures, Taxidermy, Hospital Science, Vet Science, Shooting Sports, Wind Energy, Ethanol Energy, and more!  Check out our STEM-ulateYour Summer Camp Brochure and Registration Form for more details.

Kids cooking photo
April 27, 2014

Do you like to mess around in the kitchen? Do you like to cook or bake but maybe everything doesn't always turn out as planned? Come explore different food ingredients through fun and fantastic science experiments. Check out our Summer Camp Brochure for more information or call the Extension Office at 712-336-3488.

Photo of Check Presentation
April 26, 2014

MaxYield Cooperative presented Dickinson Country Extension and Outreach with a contribution of $4,870  that will help support youth enrollment and participation in 4-H programs. Dickinson County has the second largest 4-H enrollment in the state with 487 members, second only to 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

July 16, 2014 01:29 PM

4-H teen leaders will be helping youth through a new interactive Commodity Carnival game that will be featured at the Iowa State Fair...

Share |