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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Franklin County

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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.

County News

July 30, 2014

Congratulations to all participants!

July 30, 2014

The 2015 Annual Garden Calendar, “Whimsy,” is now available for purchase at the Franklin County Extension office.

July 30, 2014

It’s the time of year when farmland leases come up for review. This workshop will guide landowners and renters through the process of finding the right kind of lease for their situation. The workshop will be led by Kelvin Leibold, Iowa State University Extension Farm Management Specialist.

April 21, 2014

The 2014 Market will be held from 5-7 pm on Fridays from May 9 through October 17 and on Tuesdays from June 4 through October 14.  The location is the Main Street Square at the corner of 1st Avenue NW and 1st Street NW in Hampton.  To qualify for the WIC program, we must keep these hours. 

January 8, 2013

Want to see what 4-H is all about in Franklin County?

 

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

July 16, 2014 10:53 AM

The third annual Urban-Ag Academy conference will be held in Ames from July 17 through July 19.

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