Read articles and stories about how ISU Extension and Outreach is building a strong Iowa.

May 13, 2014 10:37 AM

Centerville, Iowa, residents are making an in-depth economic assessment of their financial, social, and environmental well-being for long-term success through a joint effort of CIRAS and the Community and Economic Development program of ISU Extension and Outreach. Watch the video.

March 31, 2014 03:30 PM

On May 7-8 in Washington, D.C., the nation celebrated the centennial of the Smith-Lever Act, the founding legislation of the nationwide Cooperative Extension System. The Iowa Senate launched the state celebration with a special resolution earlier this spring. Watch the video.

December 16, 2013 10:19 AM

The Beginning and Young Livestock Producer Network, an ISU Extension and Outreach initiative, establishes peer groups of young producers because livestock producers say they like to learn from other producers. They want to have more discussions and opportunities to interact with their peers.

November 20, 2013 09:31 AM

ISU Extension and Outreach Answer Line staff answer home and family questions with research-based information, and that translates to more than 20,000 calls and email messages per year.

Answer Line