Linn County Homepage

Learn about ISU Extension and Outreach LINN COUNTY

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!
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

Job Opportunity - Summer Youth Assistant - Click for Job description Click for Application


WINTER GARDENING FAIR - Save the Date, March 5th - Check out the Website


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

County News

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

There’s a reason we do what we do in Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: We want a strong Iowa.

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

February 5, 2016 04:04 PM

Grassroots Grazing is a three-part series at two new locations, Corning on Feb. 22 and Ames on Feb. 23. This grazing management series...

Share |