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-

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

December 18, 2014

Annie's Project is an educational program dedicated to strengthening women's roles in the modern farm enterprise.  Through six educational sessions, Annie's Project fosters problem solving, record keeping, and decision-making skills in farm women.

December 11, 2014

Whether you'd like to start your own hive or just want to learn more about bees, this class is for folks of all ages!  Beekeeping classes are open to the public and will also qualify as Master Gardener educational hours.  A variety of topics from personal protection and bee stings to apiary registry will be covered.

December 1, 2014

Changes in health insurance raise many questions for consumers.  Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is offering a FREE online two-hour unbiased, research-based educational workshop for consumers on January 19 from 6 – 8 PM. 

November 17, 2014

Annual training is required for private pesticide applicators wanting to re-certify to apply restricted use pesticides.  Certified applicators who do not attend annual training will have to take an exam to re-certify. 

December 4, 2013

Hamilton County will be offering both Commercial and Confinement manure applicator tranings beginning in January.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

In 2014 ISU Extension and Outreach asked both potential constituents and long-time partners how to best serve the needs of Iowans. And then we listened.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

December 19, 2014 09:45 AM

Rick Rasby from the University of Nebraska--Lincoln is returning as a speaker to this year's 3-State Beef Conference. He’ll...

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