Lucas County

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Let your adventure begin! Explore your interests.

Help shape the leaders of tomorrow. Volunteer today!

Learn it. Grow it. Teach it. Become a Master Gardener.

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.

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.
Record book information is now updated on the 4H & Youth page!
 

Beef Weigh-in date is set for December 30, 2014 at the Russell Livestock Market.  4:00-6:00 pm.  Please make sure to be enrolled/re-enrolled in 4honline by December 22nd.

County News

August 27, 2014

September 3rd, 2014 begins a new 4-H year!!  If you would like more information on clubs available to join or help with registration, I'm more than willing to help!
Please call 641-774-2016 or email kphillip@iastate.edu   It's gonna be the best year ever!!

August 7, 2014

Healthier snacks sold in schools.  If you have a child in school, you may have already heard about the new “Smart Snack” guidelines.

October 18, 2013

Do you need information to help you make a smart choice about health insurance?  Do you have friends, colleagues, family members who need information?  ISU Extension and Outreach can help! 

November 26, 2012

Spending less on food often means investing time and effort in planning, shopping and preparing food. Spend Smart Eat Smart will help you learn skills and adopt habits so you can feed your family nutritious meals for less money.

October 14, 2012

 We are a web based marketplace where community leaders can review and make selections from a variety of technical assistance, consulting and educational programs that will improve the quality of life in your community.

 

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Farmers talking to farmers and learning from each other will help Iowa ramp up water quality efforts and implement new management practices to carry out the state’s Nutrient Reduction Strategy. The goal is to reduce the nitrogen and phosphorus loads in water leaving farm lands.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

September 29, 2014 02:03 PM

Lime Springs is facing a dilemma: too many jobs and not enough workers. That’s why local leaders are working with Himar Hern...

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