Howard County

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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Howard County

Get inside Extension and discover how we support healthy people, healthy environments, and healthy economies. Read about some of the ways ISU Extension meets local needs, improves quality of life, and helps make our county a better place to live. You’ll be amazed at what we do.

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Manure applicator training for commerical or confinement will be held each Friday at either 8:30 or 1:00.  You must call and register at least one day in advance.  If no registrations are received, the program will not be shown.
Howard County Resource Directory - a collaborative effort by the Howard County Interagency Group to provide a quick resource guide with pertinent contacts.
Check out the 2014 Corn and Soybean test results at the Iowa Crop Performance Testing Page.

County News

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.

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