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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

October 23, 2014
Did you know Extension and Outreach has faculty, researchers and partners in all the colleges across Iowa State University? Even Cy has an Extension appointment promoting how we are making a difference for Iowans.  Click for details on his upcoming Hancock County visit.
October 23, 2014

Save the date and sign up now:  Computer Guts 4-H workshop on Saturday, Nov 1 from 9-11am at the Garner Education Center.  All 4-Hers can come and tear apart old computers to learn how computers work. 

October 23, 2014

Join us for a series designed to increase your health and wealth while reducing holiday stress.

October 23, 2014

Hancock County 4-H will be celebrating and recognizing the hard work 4-H members have put into their 4-H projects  at the annual 4-H Awards & Recognition Program on Sunday, November 9th from 4:00 -5:30pm at the Garner Hayfield Ventura high school auditorium.   As part of the celebration, there will be a theme basket silent auction to raise funds for Hancock County 4-H.

Farm Bill Meeting
October 23, 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. 

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Rising Star interns spent last summer investigating regional food systems and addressing challenges communities face around local foods.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

October 13, 2014 02:06 PM

Safety and stress during harvest season cannot be ignored, says Margaret Van Ginkel, an Iowa State University Extension and Outreach...

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