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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Guthrie County

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

January Extension Newsletter
January 4-H Newsletter

 
Guthrie County Extension & Outreach Calendar of Events
   
 Extension Council Meeting Minutes (approved) - 11/16/16
          Youth Committee Minutes - 11/7/16 (approved)
 
2017 Guthrie County Fair - Aug. 31-Sept. 4
                                                         
                                          
     OFFICE HOURS: Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

County News

October 4, 2016

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017, @ 1:30 p.m. & 6:30 pm @ the Guthrie Center Activity Center. Cost is $20. We hope to see you there! 

August 23, 2016

Palmer amaranth is an invasive weed that is native to the southwestern United States, but has recently made it's way into Iowa.  Find a Palmer Amaranth Identification sheet here.

August 18, 2016

It takes work to increase young children's interest in learning and build their language skills, but there are ways to make it fun, says Dr. David Brown, and ISU Extension & Outreach human sciences specialist.

July 18, 2016

As August arrives, families start to think about “back to school” routines. Dr. David Brown, an Iowa State University Extension and Outreach human sciences specialist, suggests making family meetings a routine all year long.

June 28, 2016

Anyone who lives with teens often may hear them grumble that they are tired. To lessen the complaints, parents can take steps to help their teens get more sleep, says Dr. David Brown,an Iowa State University Extension and Outreach human sciences specialist.

 

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Our Story: Small Talk for Early Literacy

Yes, you can read to babies. Through “Small Talk,” Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, the Ames Public Library and Raising Readers in Story County are helping parents build literacy skills in very young children.

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

January 20, 2017 12:30 PM

It’s no secret that the farm economy has faced a downturn since its peak in 2012. But how has the downturn affected farmers,...

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