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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.

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County News

Job Opening
September 19, 2014

The Greene County Extension Council is seeking a qualified individual to provide executive director leadership for the organization as its next county extension coordinator.  Primary job responsibilities of this full-time position include educational program planning and delivery, budget and facilities management, and day-to-day supervision of staff.  

September 29, 2014

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Enrollment Open
September 29, 2014

Enrollment and re-enrollment is now open for the Greene County 4-H program.  The 4-H program is a national one that empowers young people in grades 4th through 12th to reach their full potential through working and learning in partnership with caring adults.   Interested youth can join Greene County 4-H by visiting the ISU Extension and Outreach – Greene County office to complete initial enrollment paperwork and to learn more about 4-H club options available to join to become an active member.  Greene County 4-H currently has ten active organizational clubs that meet across the county, including meeting sites in Jefferson, Grand Junction, Scranton, Churdan, and Rippey.

September 23, 2014

An ISU Extension and Outreach financial management course will begin in early October for individuals and couples interested in taking charge of their money.  The Money Talk program, a 5-course series by Greene County Extension, will be held on Mondays beginning October 6 and running through November 3 at the Greene County Extension office meeting room.  Sessions will be from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m.

August 21, 2014

Click here to read about about 2014 Iowa State Fair Results from the Iowa 4-H shows.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Farmers talking to farmers and learning from each other will help Iowa ramp up water quality efforts and implement new management practices to carry out the state’s Nutrient Reduction Strategy. The goal is to reduce the nitrogen and phosphorus loads in water leaving farm lands.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

October 1, 2014 02:47 PM

While many plants wind down their yearly life cycles in the fall, a number of bulbs, shrubs and trees bloom in fall weather.

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