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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

August 3, 2015

Temporary positions available September 17, 2015 through May 2016, $12/hour.

September 4, 2015

Spring-flowering bulbs, such as tulips and daffodils, must be planted in the fall so their blooms may be enjoyed in the spring.

August 28, 2015

Growers learn of work required to grow hops for making beer.

August 28, 2015

Weed Management for 2016, grain harvest and storage management, and tillage/compaction will be featured topics.

August 28, 2015

“Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning.  But for children play is serious learning.  Play is really the work of childhood.”  Fred Rogers.   Join PLAYvolution in Coralville from September 11-20.  Commit to 60 minutes of unstructured, unplugged play during PLAYvolution. 

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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 26, 2015 11:25 AM

Late summer and early fall is a great time to manage the flowers growing around the house and in the garden. The trick is to know the...

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