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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Grundy County

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Iowa State Extension serves Iowans through six program areas:

  • Agriculture and Natural Resources
  • Business and Industry
  • Communities
  • Families
  • 4-H Youth Development
  • Continuing Education

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County News

March 17, 2015

Help Wanted: Summer 4-H & Youth Assistant.  Approximately 500 hours.  Job Description/Application available from Grundy County Extension Office, 703 F Ave., Suite 1, Grundy Center, IA 50638-1450or online at or by e-mailing Shari at .  Phone:  319-824-6979.  Application deadline:  March 20, 2015.  Grundy County Extension is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

February 25, 2015

Graduating seniors from a Grundy county school--apply for the 2015 master Gardener Scholarship.  $500 opportunity!

September 30, 2013

Check here for the latest Grundy County 4-H Newsletter.

April 6, 2015

AMES, Iowa — The four-page Emerald Ash Borer Management Options, PM 2084, has been revised and is available from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach as a free download. The publication provides recommendations on how to protect ash trees from the emerald ash borer. Information about the life stages affected by systemic insecticides, two new professional products and proper use to protect insect pollinators has been added to the publication. It also highlights two pesticides that protect the ash tree for two years.

April 6, 2015

AMES, Iowa – The “Combating the Spotted Winged Drosophila Fruit Fly” workshop will be offered April 20 in Iowa City and April 27 in Clarion. The Iowa State University Extension and Outreach workshop will cover trapping, identification, prevention and control of the spotted winged drosophila, an invasive fruit fly that lays eggs in ripening fruit just prior to harvest. Commercial fruit farmers should attend one of the SWD pest management workshops before fruit ripen and become susceptible to attack.

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