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Dealing with Flooding - 2014

Learn more about flood preparations, crops, clean up, health and safety, mold, private wells, stress management, and water conservation.

County News

July 17, 2014

As part of the 2014 STEM Academy, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach of Lee County held “RoboTech” on June 26th at the Fort Madison Public Library. This camp gave students who have completed sixth or seventh grade the opportunity to receive hands-on experience in engineering, computer programming, and robotics.

July 15, 2014

Mark your calendars for August 22nd! The Iowa Beef Center is bringing grazing consultant Jim Gerrish to Donnellson for a grazing workshop at the Lee County Extension office and pasture walk at Heartland Fresh Family Farm.

July 1, 2014

4th of July means grilling with family and friends! Keep these tips in mind at your cookout to avoid getting loved ones sick.

June 5, 2014

Southeast Iowans should enjoy their front-row seats as countless periodical cicadas emerge from the ground to blanket wooded areas, an event that occurs once every 17 years. Read more about this phenomenon!

May 22, 2014

Shelley Oltmans began her new position as the Executive Director for the Keokuk Area Chamber of Commerce and Community Development Specialist for Lee County Extension on May 21. Read more about Shelley and this unique dual position!

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Parents learn to be better parents, kids learn to resist peer pressure and together they learn to better communicate as a family through the Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 from ISU Extension and Outreach. Watch the video.
 

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

July 18, 2014 09:45 AM

Beginning and young Iowa beef producers can get unique networking and educational opportunities from a two-day bus trip to Nebraska...

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