County News

January 8, 2014

Greene County Master Gardeners will meet Thursday, January 9th, at 7:00 pm to kick off 2014. Topics will be club goals and projects for the coming year, including planning for the landscaping on the north side of the Extension Office, and setting the annual schedule. For more information, contact Greene County Extension.

January 8, 2014

Iowa Central Community College will host Entrepreneur Expo 2014 on January 21st. Click here for more details!

January 7, 2014

Free tax preparation services for low and moderate income families available in Jefferson. Please click here for more information!

January 7, 2014

Smart Choices: Options in the New Health Insurance Marketplace is a free workshop offered by Iowa State Extension & Outreach in Jefferson on January 23rd. The event will be held at the Greene County Extension office, Jefferson, from 6-8pm. The workshop will help you to think about your insurance needs, learn to compare policies, make a choice that fits your needs and your income, understand the new tax credits for health insurance, and use the new Heath Insurance Marketplace. Register by calling Greene County Extension at (515)386-2138.

December 30, 2013

Talking about estate planning is difficult and implementing an estate plan can be even harder. Questions can include Who needs to be involved? What information do I need to gather? When is it the right time to start? Where do I start? How do I decide what to do? This program can help farm families plan for the future. Click here for more informaiton!

December 30, 2013

Visit over 70 exhibitor displays and educational presentations on Saturday, January 18th, 2014 at Ottumwa. Click here for more information.

December 27, 2013

Women in Denim: Celebrating Women of Rural American will hold its 10th Anniversary Conference January 17 & 18, 2014 at Buena VIsta University Forum, in Storm Lake. For more information click here!

December 27, 2013

Boone County Extension will host the Central Iowa Corn Stover Harvest Meeting from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Monday, January 6th, in Ogden. The event will be held at the Leonard Good Community Center, 114 SW 8th Street. Click here to learn more!

December 27, 2013
Greene County Extension will host Commercial Manure Applicator training on Tuesday, January 7th from 9 AM to noon. Click here to learn more!
 
November 25, 2013

Greene County Extension will hold the second session of 2013-2014 Private Pesticide Applicator Recertification Trainings from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Monday, March 24th. Click here to learn more!

November 25, 2013

Greene County Extension will be open Monday through Wednesday during Thanksgiving week , with regular ours from  8AM to 4:30PM. The office will be closed Thanksgiving Day (11/28) and Friday (11/29) to celebrate the holdiay.

November 8, 2013

The Greene County Extesnion Office will be open on Veteran's Day, Monday, November 11, 2013 but will be closed from 8AM - 11AM for electrical work.

November 4, 2013

Greene County youth had the opportunity to learn about the fundamentals of leadership on Friday, November 15th. Click here to read more!

August 22, 2013

2013 Iowa State Fair 4-H Show Results are posted here!

April 24, 2013

IOWA STATE FAIR SCHEDULED FOR AUGUST 8TH - 18TH.

April 24, 2013

The 2013 Iowa Farm Custom Rate Survey is now available to download from the Extension Online Storeor the Ag Decision Maker website as Information File A3-10, Iowa Farm Custom Rate Survey. Print copies will be available at county extension offices.

November 29, 2012

"Garden Bounty - 2013 Garden Calendar" (PM 0815) is available for $6.00 from the ISU Extension and Outreach online store at www.extension.iastate.edu/store or at the Greene County Extension Office, 104 W. Washington St., Jefferson, IA.  This is the 35th edition of the ISU Extension and Outreach garden calendar.

November 28, 2012

Plan to attend the 3-hour commercial satellite downlink scheduled annually in January and offered at Greene County Extension on Friday, January 4th, 2013, or schedule an appointmnet to take (and to pass) the applicator's exam at your local DNR field office.

November 14, 2012

A series of leadership workshops is coming to Greene County in early 2013, thanks to a local steering committee partnering with Greene County Extension to design and plan the program.  Greene Leadership 2013 is a six-session course designed to help participants develop leadership skills and networking abilities for both career and community.

November 9, 2012

The annual Pro-Ag Outlook and Management regional meeting sponsored by Iowa State University Extension will be an afternoon session near Carroll starting at noon on Friday, November 16, with an included lunch, at the Swan Lake Conservation Education Center.

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