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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Greene County

When you need to make decisions that affect your family, community, business or farm, look to Iowa State University Extension. You can rely on ISU Extension for unbiased, research-based information and education to help you make better decisions today and tomorrow.

2017 Greene County Fair      July 11th-17th


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2016 Greene County Resource Directory
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County News

March 23, 2017

STEM-to-Go Kits are easy, educational activity kits available now though Greene County Extension. This free resource is perfect for 4-H'ers, individuals, classrooms, homeschoolers, and community groups. For more information, click on the headline.

youth fitness
January 11, 2017

Greene County Extension is partnering with local business to hold two new camps for youth in Greene County.  WOLF (Well Organized Learning Fun) Club will present two winter camps - HOWL & PACK: Robotics after school on Wednesdays.

Emerald Ash Borer
April 11, 2017

Greene County Extension and Outreach, and the Jefferson Tree Committee are bringing information to the community following the recent confirmation that Emerald Ash Borer has arrived in Greene County.  The meeting will provide current answers to the public’s questions on this devastating insect on Monday, April 17, at Clover Hall on the Greene County Fairgrounds. Doors open at 6 pm and the meeting begins at 6:30 pm. No RSVP is required and the meeting is free of charge.

February 7, 2017

Greene County Extension hosts a series of Coffee & Conversation events, bringing farmers and other ag professional together for informal discussion on current ag topics. Join us Friday, February 10thh for “Securing Your Farm Property: Reducing Your Risk of Theft & Vandalism” at 9:30am at the Extension Office in Jefferson. Click on the headline for more information.

2017 GCE Council
January 12, 2017

The 2017 Greene County Extension Council met January 11, conducting  their organizational meeting and first regular business meeting of the year. Officers elected were Tom Heater, Chair; Jake Bohnet, Vice-Chair; Shari Minnehan, Secretary; Pam Olerich, Treasurer; and Marilyn Parker, Treasurer Pro-Tem. 

Pictured are (back row) Bob Smith, Minnehan, Heater, Bohnet, Parker, and Doug Rieder and (front row) Joe Gannon, Loel Larson, and Olerich.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Mobile Museum Takes Iowa History on Tour

The State Historical Society of Iowa is partnering with ISU Extension and Outreach and local organizations as the Iowa History 101 mobile museum begins its 99 county tour over the next three years.  

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

April 24, 2017 01:30 PM

Producers interested in learning about high tunnel production now have the option to take an online ISU Extension and Outreach course....

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