Hancock County

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Hancock County

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Dealing with Flooding - 2014

Learn more about flood preparations, crops, clean up, health and safety, mold, private wells, stress management, and water conservation.

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County News

August 15, 2014

Want to save money at the store?  Want to buy healthy foods for your family? Need some tasty and healthy recipes?

If you said YES, come join us for a free guided grocery tour.

August 6, 2014

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

May 23, 2014

4-Hers are challenged to get as many exploration tickets for you Ticket to Success collection as you can.  How do you get Exploration Tickets?

Attend workshops, trips, and tours.  Check out the 4-H summer Exploration Events Schedule on our summer events calendar.

May 9, 2014

Would you like to build a robot using LEGOS, program it to do missions, and solve challenges with your teammates?  Then this camp is for you.  You do not need to be a 4-H member to sign up, but the camp is limited to 18 participants so if you want to enroll click here for the registration form.  Registartion deadline is Friday, May 30. Non 4-H members also need to complete a Medical Form.

state fair exhibits
May 2, 2014

Fair rules, class lists, and schedules for the 2014 Hancock County District Fair.

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

August 15, 2014 10:16 AM

The “Farm to Fork” culinary tour hosted by Flavors of Northwest Iowa, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is Aug....

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