Floyd County

2013 ISU Extension and Outreach Annual Report

Volunteer Training

Holding chicks at Farm & Fun Day

Learning the science of a perfect muffin.

Exploring Science with Legos

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Floyd County

Floyd County Extension strives to meet your needs thru factual based information in Agriculture, Business/Community, Family/4-H Kids and Teens and Horticulture.
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Dealing with Flooding - 2014

Learn more about flood preparations, crops, clean up, health and safety, mold, private wells, stress management, and water conservation.

Floyd County Fair - July 16-20, 2014                                 Iowa State Fair - Aug 7-17, 2014
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 2014 Cash Rental Survey    2014 Custom Rate Survey     2014 Land Value Survey      Ag Decision Maker

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County News

August 20, 2014

ISU Extension and Outreach in Floyd County is seeking an individual to educate low-income families about nutrition.  For more information please call 641-228-1453. 

August 14, 2014

Join us as we dive into the mystery of why some things sink while others float!  We'll be getting our hands wet as we experiment with various everyday objects.

July 30, 2014

Master Gardener Classes are scheduled to begin here at the Floyd County Extension office on September 16! Anyone interested in gardening is encouraged to call 641-228-1453 and register by September 5! Master Gardeners are individuals who have an interest in horticulture, have taken the Master Gardener training offered by Extension, and use that training to volunteer for 40 hours in their communities.

July 30, 2014

Iowa Master Gardener program and ISU Extension & Outreach are offering a series of summer garden webinars for the general public.  This years webinars are on trees.   Aug 14 and Sept 4th from 6:30-8:30 pm at the Floyd County Extension Office.  Call 641-228-1453 to register or for more information. 

May 23, 2014

Participants will practice skills like buying fruits and vegetables reading food labels, and sticking to a budget, etc. on this free guided grocery store tour. 


Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Parents learn to be better parents, kids learn to resist peer pressure and together they learn to better communicate as a family through the Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 from ISU Extension and Outreach. Watch the video.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

August 12, 2014 01:36 PM

Iowa State University is beginning a 16-week online course on organic agriculture for producers who are interested in learning about the...

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