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ISU Extension and Outreach
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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!
 
Join our e-mail list to get the latest on ISU Extension programs, events & classes! 
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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
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County News

June 1, 2015

Training for the 2015 Master Gardener class is being offered by the Linn County Extension Office during September-November 2015.

May 28, 2015

The College of Design, in conjunction with ISU Extension and Outreach, offers two workshops—Explore Design! and Design Innovation—for middle and high school students entering sixth grade through recent (spring 2015) graduates.

Explore Design! is offered on the Iowa State campus in Ames and will travel to multiple other locations statewide.

Source: ISU College of Design

May 18, 2015

Master Gardeners ~ Take a walk around Noelridge Park with Mark Vitosh from the Department of Natural Resources District Forester on June 16th starting at 6:30 pm

May 12, 2015

2015 Cash Rent Rates

April 27, 2015

Explore 6 diverse urban Linn County Master Gardener properties in Marion & Cedar Rapids.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

“Cook This!” is part of 4-H healthy living education from ISU Extension and Outreach. Youth develop nutrition knowledge and culinary skills through hands-on activities as they taste and prepare new flavors.
 

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

May 6, 2015 02:48 PM

Daffodils make any garden or flower bed more beautiful, but like many plants, care must be taken to optimize their production and life...

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