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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.

Emmet County Extension & Outreach office will be closed Monday, November 30th.
Emmet County Extension & Outreach office will be closed on Thursday, December 24th and Friday, December 25th.

County News

November 23, 2015

Changes in health insurance raise many questions for consumers.  Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is offering a FREE online workshop on Tuesday December 1 from 6 – 8 PM.  

November 19, 2015

The 4-H/FFA Market Beef weigh-in will be held on Saturday, December 1th at Gary Madden's farm in Ringsted from 8:00 am - 11:00 am.

November 13, 2015

You do not need to preregister for CIC sessions in our county, but it is encourage to speed up the registration process. You can pre-register by calling 712-362-3434.  Feel free to attend any session that fits your schedule.  The fee for this program is $20.00.  If you plan to attend a session in another county, check with that county extension office about preregistration and the arrival time.  Call ahead for any meeting that you plan to attend and confirm the date, time, and location of the meeting.  Remember:  Iowa law does not allow admittance to late arrivals!

November 4, 2015

Hitting, grabing, pushing and biting: how do children learn to play nicely? Children can learn to solve their own problems, but they need adults to teach them how to do it.

November 4, 2015

ServSafe Training is being offered on Monday, December 7 starting at 9:00am at the First Presbyterian Church in Estherville. 

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