Hamilton County

A world of 4-H with you in it. Join 4-H! 

Help shape the leaders of tomorrow. Volunteer today!

Learn it. Grow it. Teach it. Become a Master Gardener.

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 
 

2014 Hamilton County Fair Book

 
 

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

July 9, 2014

Angela Rieck-Hinz is the new extension field agronomist for north central Iowa. She brings expertise in crop production and protection to this position, which serves a nine-county area. Farmers, agribusiness and ag partners have worked with Rieck-Hinz in her previous Iowa State University Extension and Outreach position as coordinator for the Manure Applicator Certification Program the past 16 years.

July 7, 2014

The 3-hour workshops are designed to assist landowners, tenants and other agri-business professionals with current issues related to farmland ownership, management and leasing agreements.

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 - Boone River here in Hamilton County.  This project helps the environment and helps to make the river safer and more enjoyable for all.

April 29, 2014

All the forms you need to participate in the Hamilton County Fair can be found right here.

April 22, 2014

Hamilton County Extension is proud to sponsor the first annual STEM Robotics Camp.  Campers will spend the week building their own EV3 Lego Robots and running them through a series of daily challenges all while learning to work in a team, learning to communicate, and developing their STEM skills.  Camp will run from July 29th-31st at the Stanhope Community Center. Campers will be dropped off at 8:30 AM and picked up at 4:30 PM Daily for the duration of Camp. 

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

June 13, 2014 08:55 AM

An adult Emerald Ash Borer submitted by an Iowa City resident to the Iowa EAB Team has been positively identified as the destructive...

Share |