Ida County

Ida County Ag Safety Day

Making A Difference For Iowans

Learn it. Grow it. Teach it. Become a Master Gardener.

 2013 ida County Extension Council

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Ida County

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

Dealing with Flooding - 2014

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

County News

June 2, 2014

Complete control of weeds in the home lawn or garden is not a practical goal for many homeowners. A more realistic approach is to minimize weed populations through various control measures. Iowa State University horticulturists provide guidance on weed control methods.

May 19, 2014

Perennials can be grown in nearly any garden location - sunny, shady, wet, dry, border or background. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulture specialists recommend perennials to meet specifications of many gardeners.

May 2, 2014

Ida County 4-H will be holding two different Summer 2014 Robotics Camp programs from June 16-18 and June 30-July 2.

April 29, 2014

This year's theme for Older Americans Month is "Safe Today, Healthy Tomorrow.: The theme focuses on injury prevention and safety to encourage older adults to protect themselves and remain active and independent for as long as possible.

April 14, 2014

Spring is the best time to plant rhubarb in Iowa. Iowa State University horticulturists make rhubarb planting recommendations for gardeners planting their first rhubarb patch and those maintaining an established planting.

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

July 31, 2014 01:56 PM

Visitors to the Iowa State Fair Aug. 7-17 may venture with Cy around the fairgrounds to learn more about Iowa State University Extension...

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