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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Jones County

The Jones County Extension Office welcomes you to our website! We offer a variety of services to to help you with your needs. We provide research based information and education on public issues, food and nutrition, health, financial management, agriculture, environment, family relationships and youth development to improve the quality of life in your community.

             Great Jones County Fair: July 20 - 24, 2016 
Iowa State Fair:  August 11 - 21, 2016   |   4hOnline log-in webpage

Jones County 4-H and Youth

 

Friday 4-H Info April 29, 2016

County News

May 4, 2016

Click here for current Jones County 4-H activities, events and information. 
2016 Great Jones County Fair Book -- coming soon!

May 4, 2016

Check out the Jones County 4-H/FFA Animal  Bulletin Board for upcoming activities and events, important information, forms, schedules and much more. See information below for 4honline, FSQA, county and State Fair information ** Deadlines and Dates

April 27, 2016

This is the 17th year for the Queen contest in Jones County. Application and letter are available electronically or by stopping at the Fair office, 800 North Maple Street, Monticello, IA; Monday thru Friday, 9 am to 4 pm. The deadline is June 6th, 2016.

April 20, 2016

Sale will feature a variety of perennial plants for local growing conditions.  Plus other horticulture related items and baked goods. Proceeds go towards scholarship and horticulture programs offered in Jones county.

April 14, 2016

This short course is free!   SafeFood 4-H is a short course on food safety from ISUEO and includes information on proper temperatures, hygiene, cross-contamination, and cleaning and sanitizing. This course will help 4-H members, leaders, and parents and guardians better understand how to handle food in food stands, fundraisers, and even 4-H projects!

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

4-H county youth coordinator Caleb Carver tells how kids enjoy hands-on learning in a community garden and describes one child’s excitement about bringing home food for her family. His story shows one way ISU Extension and Outreach is building a strong Iowa.

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

April 13, 2016 09:52 AM

Two Spring 2016 Beef Management Workshops are set for Warren and Madison counties in late May. The workshops will focus on new ideas in...

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