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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.

County News

March 3, 2015

The NW Iowa Beginning Young Farmer Group will be gathering Thursday, March 26th starting at 3:00 p.m. in Orange City at the Sioux County Extension Office for education and networking. 

February 17, 2015

A workshop focusing on modern drainage designs and management to maximize crop production and minimize soil nutrient loss will be held at two Northwest Iowa locations from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.

February 12, 2015

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is offering a family literacy program for parents and children ages 2 to 6 years old. Family Storyteller can help parents prepare their children to succeed in school, watch their children grow in independence, get a special time with their children and have fun enjoying books with their children. Parents will learn reading techniques and then practice reading books to their children. Fun language and craft activities will complement the books and extend the learning.

February 4, 2015

4-H Communications Event – Clover Knowledge Escapade
It is a great time to be working on your communications exhibit to present on March 29th (NEW DATE!!) at the 2015 Clover Knowledge Escapade.  The registration form is attached to this email, with a deadline for entering this being Friday, March 20th.  Choose from:

  • Educational Presentation
  • Share the Fun
  • Working Exhibit
  • Extemporaneous Speech
February 4, 2015

Enjoy a fun night with Emmet and Palo Alto Clover Kids at the Smith Wellness Center (3200 College Drive) in Emmetsburg, IA on Friday, March 27th, from 7:00 p.m. until midnight.Cost is $10 per participant (includes pizza, pop, snacks, and all activities.

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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

February 11, 2015 03:53 PM

The Lambing Time Workshop will be held at the Hansen Agriculture Student Learning Center in Ames, March 7 from 9:30 a.m. to noon. ISU...

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