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County News

October 12, 2015

4-H Re-enrollment Online is easy--See how!  All new enrollments must be turned in on paper form only to your leader or the Extension Office.  If you need assistance please contact your club leader or Jackie Dohlman at the Extension Office, 641-456-4811.

October 12, 2015

Commercial and Confinement manure applicator certification trainings are offered at the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach office in Franklin County. 

October 12, 2015

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach in Franklin County has scheduled 2 private pesticide applicator training dates:  December 17, 2015 and February 4, 2016.   This is one way to renew your certification by attending a training each of the three years during the renewal cycle.  For questions or more information call 641-456-4811. 

October 8, 2015

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, in cooperation with the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship (IDALS), provides training and certification programs for applicators in Iowa.  Fall classes will be available at the Franklin County Extension office, 3 First Ave NW, Hampton. 

October 8, 2015

The Franklin County PROSPER Team is pleased to offer a fun and effective program for you and your 6th and/or 7th grade child to attend together, and it’s free! We invite you to join us for this 7 week, two hour program, that includes a family meal, childcare for younger siblings and many other incentives!


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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

October 12, 2015 09:05 AM

ISU Extension and Outreach will use grant funds received from the USDA to develop and implement programs that support beginning and...

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