County News

July 8, 2015

Two Howard County 4-H members were honored recently for state 4-H project awards during a ceremony at State Conference in Ames.

July 8, 2015

Dare to Discover Howard County  Safari is now availalbe for families to have an adventure in Howard County.

July 6, 2015

The 2015 Livestock Ribbon Auction was successful for the 4-H and FFA members in Howard County again this year.

July 2, 2015

The twenty five horse project members in Howard county participated in games on Saturday at the Mighty Howard County Fair.

July 2, 2015

Twenty Five Howard County 4-H and FFA members participated in the Wednesday horse show at the Mighty Howard County Fair.

Science of Parenting
July 1, 2015

The Science of Parenting blog now is available via text message. It’s another way Iowans can get research-based parenting information from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

June 29, 2015

The 2015 4-H and FFA Beef Show was hled on Saturday, June 28, 2015 at the Mighty Howard County Fair.

June 27, 2015

The 2015 4-H and FFA Rabbit Show was held on Friday, June 26, 2015. 

June 26, 2015

The 2015 4H and FFA Swine Show was held on Friday, June 26, 2015 at the Mighty Howard County Fair in Cresco, Iowa.

June 26, 2015

The 2015 4-H and FFA Dog Obedience Show was held at the Mighty Howard County Fair on Thursday, June 25, 2015 in Cresco, Iowa.

June 25, 2015

The 2015 4-H and FFA Meat Goat show was held on Thursday, June 25, 2015 at the Mighty Howard County Fair in Cresco.

June 25, 2015

The 2015 4-H and FFA Sheep was held on June 25, 2015 at the Mighty Howard County Fair.

May 27, 2015

Megan Rauen, Borlaug Thomson Intern arrived in Howard County to begin her summer work.

May 27, 2015

Join us at the Allamakee County Fairgrounds on Sunday, May 31 form 1-4 for a beef project workshop.

May 14, 2015

Three Howard County 4-H Senior members were honored with 4-H Alumni Scholarships at recent awards ceremonies.

May 7, 2015

The annual Christina Hixson Opportunity Award was presented to Danielle Baldwin at the Crestwood Awards Ceremony.

2015 Spring Fair State Fair Winners
April 17, 2015

Howard County 4-H members participated in 4-H Spring Fair - Dare To Discover.

CWF Wreath Team
April 12, 2015

Howard County 4-H'ers participated in Citizenship Washington Focus Trip recently. Those that participated in the wreath presented at the Tomb of the Unknown solder were Dylan Aschenbremmer, Kayla Hruska, Katelyn Leiran and Abraham Schmitt.

April 6, 2015

Money Smart Week was celebrated locally with an essay contest sponsored by Howard County Extension and Outreach and C US Bank of Cresco for grades 7-11.

July 13, 2015

With continuing weather forecasts of temperatures in the mid- to upper 90s and heat index topping 100 degrees in Iowa, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach beef veterinarian Grant Dewell reminds beef cattle producers that properly preparing for these weather conditions is vital to maintaining herd health.

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