Hancock County

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

Stress management resources for all ages, all professions.

Ag Decision Maker: An agricultural economics and business website

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Hancock County

When you need to make decisions that affect your family, farm, business or community, look to Iowa State University Extension and Outreach of Hancock County for unbiased, research-based information and education to help you make better decisions!



County News

May 25, 2017

The PrISUm Solar Car Penumbra is coming to Forest City on Thursday, June 8th from 10am-noon.  See the car up close at the Forest City YMCA.  Youth in grades 3rd-5th can take advantage of a Solar energy program from noon- 2pm.  #SunRun99

Your Money Your Future
March 15, 2017

Would you like to get more for your money, have an emergency fun, improve your credit score, and get free copies of your credit reports? Join us on March 23rd from 6:00-8:00pm as Brenda Schmitt talks about how to take control of your money! 

February 10, 2017

WOW stands for Words on Wellness – Your extension connection to nutrition and fitness.

February 10, 2017

Ag Decision Maker is a decision-oriented agricultural business web site designed for farmers, lenders, farm managers, agriculture instructors, and others.

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Managing Weeds, Insects and Diseases

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is helping Iowa farmers manage weeds, insects and diseases in their fields. Pest management is key to high yields and quality grain.    

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

May 26, 2017 11:39 AM

Farmers looking to transition to organic production need specialized training that can be provided through an Iowa State University...

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