Fremont County

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Fremont County is part of a 99-county campus, connecting the needs of Iowans with Iowa State University research and resources for a STRONG IOWA!
Call (712) 374-2351 to learn more or stop by our office at 610 Clay Street in Sidney Monday-Friday, 8-4:30 for a face-to-face consultation!
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Dates to Remember:  

September 1                     Enrollment for the 2016-17 4-H year begins!
January 19                         Child Care Provider Training:  Spend Smart, Eat Smart, online
January 20                         Ag Input Meeting, Fremont County Extension Office, 1 p.m.
February 1                          Deadline to apply for Iowa Poultry Queen contest
March 4-5                           4-H Junior Overnight
March 16                            Child Care Provider Training:  Big Worries in a Little World, Glenwood
March 25                            Child Care Provider Training:  Nature Explore/Move for Thought, Waubonsie State Park
March 30                            Child Care Provider Training:  Who Leads, Who Follows, Council Bluffs
April 3                                 Deadline to apply for Fremont County 4-H Scholarships
April 16-22                         Extension & Outreach Week
June 7                                Daycamp--watch for more info
June 11-14                        Camp Wild--watch for more info
June 14                              Daycamp--watch for more info
June 21                              Daycamp--watch for more info
July 11-17                           2017 Fremont County Fair
Learn more about Growing Strong Families (GSF) HERE!
Find out what's new in 4-H by reading the monthly 4-H Newsletter now!

County News

January 18, 2017

Scholarship applications are due by Monday, April 3rd.

January 17, 2017

What We Want:  A Strong Iowa!  Join our team!

January 6, 2017

ISU Extension & Outreach Fremont County is proud to support five community clubs and two specialty clubs to offer something for everyone!  Click here for specific information!

January 4, 2017

4-H and FFA members between the ages of 16 and 21 with an interest in the poultry industry are encouraged to apply!

January 4, 2017

Attend a one-hour session led by specialists covering the latest ISU farm trials.

Check out our YouTube videos featuring annual
performances by the Office Go-Go's!


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