Hamilton County

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Hamilton County

ISU Extension and Outreach is part of Iowa State University. We take the university’s research and turn it into learning opportunities for Iowans.

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ISU Extension & Outreach Hotline Numbers-
 
 
Iowa Concern-- Counselors Available-Stress Management, Financial questions, legal issues, family transitions---1-800-447-1985         Phone is answered all hours, all days.
 
Answer Line--Questions relating to home & family---1-800-262-3804
 
Hortline--Lawn, garden, and landscape plant questions---515-294-3108
 
Teen Line--Personal & health-related information and referral---1-800-443-8336
 
Beginning Farmer Center--Resources to help the next generation of farmers---1-877-232-1999

County News

February 14, 2017

Hamilton County Extension will be offering Commerical Pesticde Applicator Continuing Instructional Courses (CIC) beginning on February 14, 2017.

January 23, 2017

Childcare providers earn 2 credit hours for childcare license renewal and learn how to protect children from foodborne illnesses, understand responsibilities related to nutrtion and exercise, help kids learn to eat more fruits and veggies, learn about infant and child nutrtion, manage food allergies and how to save money on food.

January 18, 2017

Free tax preparation by IRS-certified volunteers is again this year available in Webster City and Ellsworth.  Federal and Iowa tax returns are prepared and filed electronically by IRS-certified volunteers.

August 11, 2016

Would you like to spend some quality time with your 6th grade child?  The Hamilton PROSPER Team is pleased to offer a FREE, FUN and effective program for parents and caregivers to attend with your 6th grade child.  We invite you to join us Tuesdays for family engagement. Program includes a family meal and childcare.

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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

February 24, 2017 02:27 PM

According to the newly released Iowa Learning Farms 2016 Field Day Evaluation Report, the number of Iowa cover crop acres grew by...

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