Emmet County

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Emmet County

Emmet County Extension brings the University to you, providing families with resources and educational opportunties. When you need to make decisons that affect your family, community, business or farm, look to Iowa State University Extension for research-based information and education to help you make better decisions.

2ND ANNUAL Glowing 4-H Foot Race- Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.
 
 

Choices: 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk ($15.00) 4 Mile Relay ($60 for team of 4) 5K Race ($25.00) will be held at the Emmet County Fairgrounds
What’s Included: T-Shirt and 1 Glow Item More glow items will be for sale at the event. Everyone should come dressed up to glow!
Fundraiser Meal from 6:00-8:30PM   $5.00, includes: Burger (Grilled by Emmet County Cattlemen) Chips, Bar, Beverage
Why: To celebrate National 4-H Week and the local 4-H Foundation. Your support will help fund educational workshops, 4-H clubs, awards, camps, conferences, trips, trainings, college scholarships, & more!
REGISTER HERE: http://glowing4hfootrace.zapevent.com or click here to print registration form
For more info contact: Emmet County Extension 26 S. 17 St., Estherville (712) 362-3434 mlsander@iastate.edu
If you would like to sponsor the 2nd Annual Glowing 4-H Foot Race click here for sponsor form.

County News

September 15, 2014

 

Emmet County Extension & Outreach office will host an Continuing Instructional Course for the following commercial pesticide applicators:

  • Roadside, Forest, & Aquatic Pest Management
  • Mosquito & Public Health Pest Management
  • Ornamental and Turfgrass Applicators
  • Commercial Ag Weed, Insect, Plant Disease Management
  • Fumigation
  • Pest Control Operators
September 8, 2014

There will be a 4-H Skating Party on Sunday, October 5th from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at Skateland in Estherville. Help us ROLL into the new 4-H year and celebrate National 4-H week!

September 8, 2014

Fall is the perfect time to prepare a lawn for the months ahead with these weed-control tips from ISU Extension and Outreach.

August 28, 2014

Mark your calendars for an outstanding poultry educational workshop to be held in conjunction with the Master’s Cup Poultry Show on November 21-22, 2014, in Webster City, Iowa.

August 28, 2014

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach provides several resources to help farmland owners and operators make a one-time election of a commodity program from 2014-18 connected with the Agricultural Act of 2014.


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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 01:49 PM

Growers producing crops in high tunnels can attend a series of meetings across the state this fall hosted by Iowa State University...

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