County News

March 10, 2012

Judging Science, Engineering and Technology Exhibits or Agriculture and Natural Resources this summer? Come review these resources shared at the SW Iowa 4-H Judges Training in Atlantic, Spring of 2012.

February 29, 2012

Come learn about your Leadership role for your 4-H Club as you have been elected to serve your club as a 4-H Club President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, Historian, News Reporter, or Recreation Leader. Watch the video and print off the helpful re

November 15, 2011

4-H Robotics is growing in Iowa! Kids are joining clubs and 4-H FIRST LEGO League teams as they share a common interest in building, programming, problem solving and teamwork all through working with the NXT LEGO Mindstorm Robot Kits. ISU Extension and Ou

November 14, 2011

Visit the Southwest Iowa 4-H Shooting Sports pages for Activites, Meeting Ideas and Plans for Events that will support Regions 17 & 18 4-H Shooting Sports members and Leaders. We are growing and learning from each other.

June 27, 2011

Enter here to see what a FUN Experience Jr. Camp is for our Campers! Have a great time reliving memories as you scroll through the photos. Download or print any of the camp photos for record books, scrap books or for County Fair Projects! Enjoy...

July 7, 2010

County Fair is coming soon and you will need to be able to explain Design Elements and Art Principles for your Exhibits. Understanding Design Elements and Art Principles is a lot like understanding the ingredients in a Cookie Recipe. The Design Elements a

2013 Group Pic 4-H Robotics Camp
May 5, 2010

Imagine It, Build It and Watch It Go!This adventure will have you creating and programming cool robots out of Legos on your first day. Join us June 16-20 for five days of workshops or July 7-9 for three days of Workshops on how to build and  program Lego Mindstorm Robots. Learn to use sensors and build and program your robot to meet a series of challenges. Become an expert Programmer and Builder for FIRST Lego League or just have fun learning to work with robotics.  Workshops will run from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. each day.

December 3, 2009

IT Adventures and Harrison County 4-H have teamed up to provide a great learning experience for High School youth. The Harrison County Team will be participating in the Robotics Track this year. In this track the team must

March 22, 2009

4-H Camping prorgrams have the ability to provide life changing experiences for youth in learning about the outdoors, cooking their own food with coals or around the campfire, working with others and building friendships and traditions.

February 16, 2009

Keeping families strong during tough times is important. Check out these three new publications with tips for managing your family’s relationships during these tough times. Or many other resources on our eXtension.org web site.

February 12, 2009

This month's edition of the 4-H Clover Chatter is ready for your viewing. Select the blue text above to download your copy today. If you have any problems downloading the Clover Chatter call us at 888-644-2105.

February 11, 2009

NEW FEB. 1, 2009 - Flexible Cash Farm Lease Considerations - Steve Johnson, Iowa State University Extension Farm Management Field Specialist.

WHS Brickmasters with ISU Mascot Cy
July 22, 2008

Would you like to program your own robots to do cool things for you? Would you like to plan a project that could make a difference in your community and present it to Community Leaders?Then the 4-H First Lego League Clubs in Harrison County are for you!!!

June 16, 2006

Living on Acreages is for everyone thinking of moving to an acreage or inhabiting one now. It provides a valuable instruction manual and reference to everything from building and andscaping in the country to maintaining rural property. Select the blue te

May 1, 2006

Looking to expand your horizons and doing a little exploring? Why not do it in your own back door. This resource is a great place to get information for everything from the Iowa Great Lakes to the Loess Hills. Just click the blue text above for more in

April 28, 2006

Economic development and progress in Harrison County is the goal of HCDC, but to achieve this goal many partners need to work together. When communities, leaders and volunteers work together much can be accomplished. To discover more about the role of HC

April 26, 2006

In addition to being a beautiful tree, Blue Spruces make excellent wind breaks and for the most part grow quite well here in Harrison County. When we see diseases in blue spruce, which is not often, it usually is one of two different types. Click the bl

April 4, 2006

This is it. You could be one of the first astronauts traveling to Mars or in an important support role building systems or managing their flight from Mission Control. The fun and excitement in being one of the PIONEERS in this new FRONTEIR is incredible in what we have been able to do with vehicles we just send to Mars. When WE go to Mars in an estimated 10 years we will learn first hand the excitement of a new WORLD that has many similarities to ours.CLICK HERE TO SEE WHAT you can learn about this exciting planet that could host life and our explorers!

December 14, 2005

Ag Decision Maker is a decision-oriented agricultural business web site designed for farmers, lenders, farm managers, agriculture instructors, and others. Click on the icon to the side to learn more.

July 13, 2005

Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) is the scientific term for a disease which affects the brains of cattle. ISU Extension is the source you can count on when it comes to the facts about BSE. Select the blue text to learn more.

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