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ISU Extension and Outreach

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! 
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

Have you heard about the Emerald Ash Borer? Learn more and answer questions with this information from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, Linn County:

County News

October 29, 2015

Come to this upcoming parenting workshops that are put on by PEC

October 14, 2015

A hands on workshop at Lowe park!

May 12, 2015

2015 Cash Rent Rates

Master Gardener speak to groups organizations businesses
November 12, 2013

What is the Master Gardener's Speakers Bureau and how you can request a Master Gardener to speak to your organization? Learn more.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Through nutrition education programs from ISU Extension and Outreach, Iowa families learn how to budget their food dollars, save time and money by planning meals, and make wise food choices to stay healthy.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

November 20, 2015 12:56 PM

Changes in health insurance raise many questions for consumers. That’s why Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is...

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