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When you need to make decisions that affect your family, community, business, or farm, look to Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. You can rely on ISU Extension for unbiased, research-based information and education to help you make better decisions.
Office HOURS: M-F, 8:00am-4:30pm
Master Gardener HORTLINE: M-F, 10:00am-Noon

The Linn County Extension Council meets monthly and is open to the public. Find the date and time of our next council meeting and come join us!
 
Parenting Education Classes   |   Play & Learn groups for ages 0-5   |   Just in Time Parenting articles and activities
Nutrition and Garden Programming for Kids in Elementary and Middle School
Request a Master Gardener speaker | Questions About plants, disease and general gardening, Contact: The Master Gardeners at 319-447-0647 or linncountymastergardener@gmail.com

 

 

Exclusive Information for Master Gardeners


Library Talks Spring 2016 - Master Gardeners

 

 


For 2016 ServSafe Class Dates and to Register - Click HERE

 

 

 

4-H Events - Check them out here

 

 

Fair 2016 Information
 

County News

April 26, 2016

Perennial flowers are just that - flowers that bloom every year. Most perennials will also grow, produce more plants and spread. If your perennials are declining, don’t bloom as often, are deteriorating in the center, or taking over the flower bed, it’s time to divide.

April 26, 2016

Come join us for a very basic intro to 4-H Yoga on June 9th at 6:30pm at the Linn County Extension Office.

April 21, 2016

Creating a pollinator habitat in your yard can easily be done if you keep these four things in mind.

April 19, 2016

Clematis are beautiful, versatile vines, often referred to as the queen of flowering vines.  There are more than 250 species of clematis with several hundred cultivars.

April 14, 2016
Trees are precious resources and practicing good basic tree care can help deter diseases from affecting our trees.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Himar Hernandez, community and economic development assistant director, talks about helping a Latino couple start two new businesses and improve their family’s financial security. His story shows one way ISU Extension and Outreach is building a strong Iowa.

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

April 11, 2016 10:19 AM

As a human scientist, Christine Hradek is making healthy choices easier for families with low incomes by partnering with the ISU...

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