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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Hancock County

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County News

April 16, 2014

Hancock County Extension is seeking a 4-H food stand manager during the Hancock County District Fair, July 22-28.  4-H food stand will be run very similarly as the 2013 fair, a smaller menu of food items available at a stand by the show ring. 

ASK Field Trip Activity
January 15, 2014

Students can experience an afterschool 4-H club where they learn more about a project area they chose.  Club members enjoy hands-on activities, snacks, games, field trips and more while developing leadership and teamwork skills. 
Click here to get to registration and enrollment forms.  Registration due January 24 for Garner-Hayfield and  January 31 for West Hancock.

December 5, 2013

Medical release forms for 4-H clubs, special workshops, or overnight trips.  Download here.

Clover Kids photo
August 23, 2013

K-3 graders: Register now!  Make crafts for fair, play games, & learn interesting facts.  Registrations accepted until September 16th, 2013.

Garner Lucky Clovers meet once a month on Saturdays.
Britt Creative Clovers meet once a month on Thursdays. 

state fair exhibits
May 23, 2013

Fair rules, class lists and schedules for the 2014 Hancock County District Fair are not available at this time.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

The Iowa Senate has launched the centennial celebration of the Smith-Lever Act, the founding legislation of the nationwide Cooperative Extension System. Representatives from ISU Extension and Outreach took part in the event at the Iowa Capitol. Watch the video.
 

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

April 11, 2014 11:50 AM

The spring 2014 Current Issues in Nutrition conference examines food safety concerns and what safe food really means. The online...

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