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.

 

 

 

 
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

Boone River Cleanup
May 2, 2016

Leadership by the City of Webster City, Hamilton County Conservation and ISU Extension and Outreach, Hamilton County organize a  community wide service project to clean up the Boone River here in Hamilton County.  This project helps the environment and helps to make the river safer and more enjoyable for all.  The Boone River has a walking trail and is one of the best paddling rivers in Iowa.

April 25, 2016

Are you retiring within the next ten years?  This workshop is for you!  Learn strategies for structuring retirement income, gain understanding on required minimum distributions and find out about inflation, health cost, annuities and more.

April 20, 2016

Does swimming, hiking (even at night), climbing wall, and cooking over a campfire sound like fun?  Then Junior 4-H Camp is the place for you!

April 17, 2016

At 4-H Photography Camp you'll explore and receive hands-on experience with basic camera settings, portraits, close-ups, landscapes, special effects, composition, computer photo enhancement and much more!

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Himar Hernandez, community and economic development assistant director, talks about helping a Latino couple start two new businesses and improve their family’s financial security. His story shows one way ISU Extension and Outreach is building a strong Iowa.

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

April 13, 2016 03:27 PM

Spring and warmer weather have arrived, and that means it’s time to think about planting annual flowers and vegetables in Iowa....

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