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.

Dealing with Flooding - 2014

Learn more about flood preparations, crops, clean up, health and safety, mold, private wells, stress management, and water conservation.

Local Hamilton County weather 
 
 

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

August 14, 2014

If you have an interest in gardening and would like to volunteer in your community, consider taking the Iowa Master Gardener training to be offered in the area this fall.  Whether you are a long-term veteran of gardening or a novice, you are welcome to join.

August 13, 2014

Trees are one of the most valuable components of home landscapes. Because weather patterns over the past couple of years have taken a toll on landscape trees, and with the Emerald Ash Borer being found in adjacent counties, Hamilton County Extension is offering two educational seminars at no charge to the public.

August 4, 2014

The results from the 2014 Hamilton County Fair are available right here!

Boone River Cleanup
June 6, 2014

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.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Parents learn to be better parents, kids learn to resist peer pressure and together they learn to better communicate as a family through the Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 from ISU Extension and Outreach. Watch the video.
 

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

July 31, 2014 02:52 PM

Specialty crop growers interested in food safety certification and risk management for their farms should plan to attend a Mock GAP...

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