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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Jasper County

We are your access to research-based information and services through Iowa State University, helping improve the quality of life in our communities.

 

Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)

 Jasper County Fair Book

The Jasper County Fairbook is at the printers but you can view it online. 
 

 4-H Enrollment Help sheets

County News

September 3, 2015

The National Institute on Aging, at the National Institute for Health, in collaboration with the White House Conference on Aging is celebrating its’ first annual Go4Life month.

August 31, 2015

Click here for September's edition of Words on Wellness.

August 24, 2015

As harvest approaches, propane is a key ingredient for anyone using a high-temperature system to dry corn. A case study conducted by Mark Hanna, agricultural and biosystems engineering specialist for Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, can help farmers as they plan for harvest and winter storage.

August 18, 2015

Creating a beautiful, functioning landscape depends on putting the right plant in the right place at the right time. As the seasons begin to change it’s important to think about what plants should be planted when. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturists describe the correct plants and care to give for late summer and early fall plantings.

August 10, 2015

Start off the school year with the September Dare to Excel newsletter.  This online resource shares tips and proven parenting practices parents can use at home or in the community to help children succeed at school.  This month’s topic is Positive Behaviors.

 

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Half a million visitors had the opportunity to visit "Camp Cy - a Statewide Adventure" during the Iowa State Fair Aug. 13-23. They could engage with camp staff about Iowa State University and the ways extension and outreach works in every Iowa county.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

August 7, 2015 08:57 AM

Retired NASA astronaut Clayton Anderson brings a cosmic perspective to Camp Cy on Friday, Aug. 14  when he visits camp 10 a.m. - 3...

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