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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 23, 2015

Ryan Breuer is the new Iowa State University Extension and Outreach dairy specialist serving northwest Iowa. Breuer’s office is in the Sioux County Extension Office in Orange City.

March 13, 2015

The Iowa Alpha Mu Chapter of Epsilon Sigma Phi, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach’s honor society, recognized three Friends of Extension during Epsilon Sigma Phi’s annual awards ceremony March 10 at the Scheman Building on the ISU campus.

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 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

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March 25, 2015 11:59 AM

Learn what it takes to have your very own asparagus patch and enjoy this favorite spring vegetable for years.

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