At Work for Iowa

Read articles and stories about how ISU Extension and Outreach is making a difference across Iowa.

April 25, 2012 10:48 AM

Barn quilts add interest and color to the Iowa landscape, are a delightful celebration of quilting heritage and preserve the historical interests of barn architecture in the state - all while increasing economic development and tourism.

March 1, 2012 10:09 AM

Today's communities need nonprofits that work well and efficiently. The Nonprofit Management Academy is one way ISU Extension and Outreach contributes to the social and economic capacity of the communities it serves.

December 21, 2011 03:35 PM

Average Iowa land value is estimated to be $6,708 per acre, an increase of 32.5 percent from 2010, according to results of the Iowa Land Value Survey. This is the highest percentage increase ever recorded by the Iowa State University annual survey.

November 16, 2011 12:41 PM

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach’s Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) and the Family Nutrition Program (FNP) help youth and young, low-resource families with children develop the knowledge, skills, attitudes and behavior needed to improve their diet.