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Small family farms make up 80% of all farms in Iowa.

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Johnson County

Johnson County welcomes you to our website!  We are here to serve you through various information and programs.  Take some time to explore our site and learn how ISU Extension programs can "Help You Become Your Best.

County News

January 9, 2014

This is a short course about food safety for restaurant staff and food handlers.

October 31, 2012

4-H Club RISK Management Resources - for Leaders

Effective 4-H Clubs are Active 4-H groups. We want clubs to engage in a variety of activities and events. That's what makes 4-H fun, educational, and keeps youth excited about 4-H. We simply need to plan and conduct those activities in a safe manner. We need to ensure that risks to the 4-H program and the county extension districtsare minimized and properly managed. Most importantly, we need to ensure that our most critical assets - our 4-H members - are protected.

December 17, 2014

The weather has grown colder, but that doesn’t mean Iowans should ignore their trees until spring. Quite the opposite, in fact. Winter is the best time to prune oak trees in Iowa.
 

December 10, 2014

Top-tier farmers will want to attend the Crop Advantage meeting at the Clarion Highlander Hotel Conference Center in Iowa City on January 28, 2015.

December 9, 2014

One certification session has been set for December 17th in Washington County.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

In 2014 ISU Extension and Outreach asked both potential constituents and long-time partners how to best serve the needs of Iowans. And then we listened.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

December 15, 2014 09:30 AM

Emerald Ash Borer has been positively identified in Appanoose, Lucas, Mahaska, Marion and Monroe counties in southern Iowa.

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