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County News

January 30, 2015

Fayette County Extension and Outreach seeks a 4-H & Youth Summer Program Assistant resonsible for assisting and promoting the 4-H and Youth program for 8-10 weeks during the summer.  General responsibilites will include: organizing and conducting day camps in several communities, assisting with fair activities and other related duties.

High school graduate with at least one year of college preferred.  Salary is $7.25 per hour or more, depending on experience.

Click here for Job Description and Application.  Send completed application, resume and references to Kathy Steege at ksteege@iastate.edu or to P. O. Box 700, Fayette IA 52142.  Application deadline is March 23.

Fayette County Extension & Outreach is an AA/EEO (Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity) employer.



 

January 27, 2015

What can a baby see right after birth? How much should a 1-year-old eat? Should a 3-year-old have a hearing test? These and many more questions keep parents awake at night wondering how they can be a better parent to their children, said Cindy Thompson, a human sciences specialist in family life with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. Fortunately, a free and easily accessible resource is available just in time to provide some answers.

January 23, 2015

The 2015 Tri-State Forest Stewardship Conference is scheduled for Saturday, March 14 at Sinsinawa Mound Center, Sinsinawa, Wis. This is the 21st year for the conference, which annually draws 500 woodland landowners from Wisconsin, Illinois and Iowa.

January 22, 2015

The heartbeat of every farm business is the people involved.  This course is designed to empower farm women to better manage both family and non-family partners and employees.  Women will learn effective strategies to manage human resources in the areas of employee laws, business communications, supervision and retention, and health, safety, and well-being.

January 19, 2015

Transplant production plays a key role in a successful vegetable production system. Growing high quality plants requires skill, proper care and knowledge of the fundamentals of plant growth.  ISU Extension horticulture specialists will be sharing best practices at a Vegetable Transplant Production Workshop on Tuesday, February 17 at Luther College in Decorah.

 

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