County News

July 5, 2016

Soil health and cover crop workshops are coming to the Grundy County Fair this year on Wednesday, July 20, 2016!

June 24, 2016

AMES, Iowa – As homeowners enjoy the shade from their maple trees, they may notice something strange on the leaves or branches. Horticulturists from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach answer questions about galls, fungi and scale that may appear on maples. To have additional questions answered, contact the ISU Hortline at 515-294-3108 orhortline@iastate.edu.

June 3, 2016

The 2016 Grundy County Fair Book is available on your family 4honline home page and can also be located on the Grundy County Fair webpage: www.grundycountyfair.com

May 10, 2016

Join Region 9 for regional day camp.  Two days and one night of fun!

May 10, 2016

Are you up for the challenge wtih Legos and what Legos can teach us.  This and much more is what you will explore while attending this camp.

May 10, 2016

Come along with us and learn about the ocean, unusual fish, how pollution affects the ocean, the difference from salt water and fresh water, etc./grundy/sites/www.extension.iastate.edu/files/grundy/ocean%20day%20camp.pdf

May 10, 2016

Kindergarten through 2nd graders join us for a day of fun!

April 22, 2016

Grundy County Master Gardeners & Grundy Center FFA will be holding their first ever joint spring plant sale!

April 4, 2016

Applications are being accepted for several scholarships in Grundy County.  Applications are due to the respective offices April 15, 2016!

April 4, 2016

Grundy County will offer a “Last Chance” Private Pesticide Applicator Continuing Instructional Course (CIC) for private pesticide applicators on April 14th at the Extension Office in Grundy Center, Iowa. This program is shown in cooperation with the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP).

April 4, 2016

The Grundy Center Farmers Market will remain Thursday evenings with a slightly extended time period of 4:30 – 7:00 p.m. and will run from May 19, 2016 through September 29, 2016.  All markets will be held on the courthouse square, with the exception of July 21st, which will be at the Grundy County Fairgrounds during the County Fair.

2016 Grundy Center Farmers Market Application & Guidelines

March 23, 2016

AMES, Iowa – Become an Iowa Master Gardener by completing the core training course this fall through an Iowa State University Extension and Outreach County office. Gardeners will learn best practices for choosing plants, designing gardens and managing pests. Classes start at all locations in September 2016.

Those interested in the course can apply athttp://mastergardenerhours.hort.iastate.edu/application-form.php. Apply now, as space is limited for each location. Accepted participants will be notified by Sept. 11, 2016. The three-month course fee is designated by each training location.

March 23, 2016

AMES, Iowa – Become an Iowa Master Gardener by completing the core training course this fall through an Iowa State University Extension and Outreach County office. Gardeners will learn best practices for choosing plants, designing gardens and managing pests. Classes start at all locations in September 2016.

Those interested in the course can apply athttp://mastergardenerhours.hort.iastate.edu/application-form.php. Apply now, as space is limited for each location. Accepted participants will be notified by Sept. 11, 2016. The three-month course fee is designated by each training location.

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