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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-

AnswerLine--Questions relating to home & family---1-800-262-3804
Hortline--Lawn, garden, and landscape plant questions---515-294-3108
Iowa Concern--Financial questions, legal issues, family transitions---1-800-447-1985
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

October 15, 2014

Farmers and landowners will learn about the new programs authorized by the Agricultural Act of 2014 (commonly referred to as the Farm Bill) at an informational meeting conducted by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and local USDA Farm Service Agency staff members. Meeting will be held Wednesday, November 19 in Webster City.

October 10, 2014

Hamilton County Extension will be offering Commerical Pesticde Applicator Continuing Instructional Courses (CIC) beginning on October 15, 2014.

September 29, 2014

The Health Insurance Marketplace opens on November 15, so it is time for consumers to choose their health insurance for 2015.  Smart Choice: Health Insurance is a free workshop from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, designed to help you understand your options and make the best decisions for your situation.

August 28, 2014

Two judges training opportunities for new and experienced judges are scheduled for this fall in Central Iowa.  Training will build knowledge and skills judges need to improve the quality of the judging experience for youth, focus on the educate, evaluate, encourage process for 4-H members, include positive youth development and give new judges an opportuinity to practice judging.

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October 14, 2014 09:37 AM

A new publication from ISU Extension and Outreach illustrates the results of the collaborative efforts of three ISU farms to measure the...

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