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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Lucas County

Welcome to Lucas County Extension's website. Browse through the pages to see information from Iowa State University Extension and Lucas County Extension. We hope you enjoy your visit and come back soon.

 

Are you interested in joining Lucas County 4-H?  Here's a listing of clubs and the leaders.  Please contact the leader before attending a meeting to make sure that the meeting date and time haven't changed!  Click on the link below.  For more information, contact Kelly at (641)774-2016.

Club listings & information

Regular office hours are Monday through Thursday, 8:00 to 12:00 and 12:30 to 4:30
Click here for more 4-H and Youth information.

County News

September 7, 2016

The Real Deal on Raw Flour

August 30, 2016

The Sept. 15 session of Grassroots Grazing, at the ISU Marsden Agronomy Farm and Field Extension Education Laboratory location near Boone, offers a first-hand look and up-to-date information on grazing, cover crops, crop rotation options and the Marsden Farm cropping experiment itself.

August 29, 2016

Want to make sure your child is eating nutritious lunches at school? Here are some tips to keep your child healthy and happy!

August 12, 2016

Join the celebration on September 17th at the Lucas County Fairgrounds!

August 10, 2016

Plan to attend one of 11 educational sessions to learn more about the Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD), including the roles and responsibilities of veterinarians, producers, and distributors. The series is set for Aug. 22 through Sept. 1 at various locations around Iowa, and attendees are encouraged to bring their questions and concerns.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Our Story: Gardening for Food Pantries

Start with an idea: grow fresh produce for donation to food pantries. Mix together ISU Extension and Outreach nutrition education, Master Gardeners and ISU Research and Demonstration Farms. The goal: More than 10,000 pounds of food for Iowans in need.

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

September 20, 2016 12:21 PM

Families with land in 13 northern Iowa counties shared their family stories at the Iowa Land Grant Legacy celebration at the Clay County...

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