County News

June 28, 2016

Cindy Thompson, an Iowa State University Extension and Outreach human sciences specialist, shares information on helping your teenagers get their needed sleep.

June 26, 2016

The 2016 4H and FFA Horse Show Games Show was Saturday, June 25, 2016.

June 26, 2016

The 2016 40H and FFA Beef Show was held at the Mighty Howard County Fair on Saturday, June 25, 2016.

June 24, 2016

The 2016 4-H and FFA Rabbit Show at the Mighty Howard County Fair was held on Friday, June 24, 2016.

June 24, 2016

The 2016 4-H and FFA Swine Show was held on June 24, 2016 at the Mighty Howard County Fair in Cresco.

June 24, 2016

The 4-H and FFA Poultry Show was held on Friday, June 23, 2016 at the Mighty Howard County Fair.

June 23, 2016

The 4-H and FFA Horse Show was held on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at the Mighty Howard County Fair.

June 23, 2016

The 4-H and FFA Sheep Show was held on June 23, 2016 at the Mighty Howard County Fair in Cresco.

June 23, 2016

The 4-H and FFA Dairy Show was held in Cresco on June 22, 2016 at the Mighty Howard County Fair.

June 23, 2016

The 4-H Pet show was held at the Mighty Howard County Fair in Cresco on Wednesday, June 22, 2016.

June 23, 2016

The 4-H and FFA Dog Obedience show was held on Thursday, June 23, 2016 at the Mighty Howard County Fair in Cresco, Iowa.

Spring Fair 2016
April 12, 2016

The 2016 4-H Spring Fair was held on Saturday, April 9 at NICC in Cresco with lots of educational presentations, working exhibits, clothing selection. $15 clothing challenge, and Share The Fun acts.

March 31, 2016

Twelve youth from Howard County participated in the Iowa Falls Equine Extravaganza.

July 19, 2016

The Norman Borlaug Heritage Foundation is honored to host world renowned soil ecologist Dr. Jill Clapperton for a day-long soil health workshop at the Norman Borlaug boyhood farm near Cresco on Saturday, August 13 from 10:00-2:30. 

July 14, 2016

This year at the Mighty Howard County Fair we celebrated 100 years of Extension and Outreach work in Howard County.

June 29, 2016

Helping keep teenagers healthy can be a challenge! One of the most important areas of health that is often overlooked is sleep. Not enough sleep impacts teenagers school performance and ability to make good choices.

June 23, 2016

The 4-H and FFA Market Goat Show was held at the Mighty Howard County Fair in Cresco on June 23, 2016.

June 21, 2016

Biswa Dasm an Extension Specialist and Assistant Professor at Iowa State University spoke to over 20 city clerks and administrators on June 16 at the Upper Explorerland Regional Planning Commission (UERPC). UERPC assists the Northeast Iowa Clerk’s Association with hosting training sessions quarterly for the group.

May 31, 2016

Become an Iowa Master Gardener by completing the core training course this fall through an Iowa State University Extension and Outreach County office. Gardeners will learn best practices for choosing plants, designing gardens and managing pests. Classes start at all locations in September 2016.

February 25, 2016

Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics Stem Fest on Thursday, April 7, 2016 in Calmar

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