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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Emmet County

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County News

September 30, 2015

Women who are involved in agricultre and want to learn more about grain marketing are invited to attend the November 17 Rural Women of North Iowa event. 

September 29, 2015

Is it the flu or a food borne illness? How does food become unsafe? Find answers while learning the basics of preventing food borne illnesses at this childcare provider training. 

September 2, 2015

The Iowa 4-H Foundation sponsors the annual Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame induction ceremony at the Iowa State Fair. Counties nominate volunteers, community leaders, and Extension staff members who have exemplified outstanding service and dedication to the 4-H youth program in their county. Only one individual or couple per county can be nominated each year. Inductees can be recognized posthumously.

August 19, 2015

The Estherville PROSPER Team is preparing to deliver what the World Health Organization names as its “number 1” most effective program for decreasing the onset of drugs and alcohol problems in youth. The program will run every Sunday evening from 5:00 to 7:30 p.m. at the ELC Middle School starting October 4- November 15. 

August 5, 2015
Do you help take care of an older family member or friend? If so, you are not alone. Over 65 million family caregivers in America provide a vast array of emotional, financial, nursing, social, homemaking and other services on a daily or on an intermittent basis.
Powerful Tools for Caregivers is an educational series designed to provide tools you need to take care of yourself.  

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Extension council members are elected officials and are responsible for being good stewards of taxpayer dollars. They manage the county extension budget, hire county staff and help select educational programming from ISU Extension and Outreach.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

September 9, 2015 02:26 PM

The C6 BioFarm game suite for iPad became available for free download Sept. 9, 2015. The application, designed by a team of Iowa State...

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