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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Lyon County

Lyon County is located in the far Northwest corner of Iowa, with many unique cooperative working relationships with bordering South Dakota, Minnesota, and Nebraska.
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County News

January 23, 2015

Clippings now includes more diverse topics that go beyond horticulture, though horticulture will still be an occasional and timely topic. The column will remain focused on research-based information written by ISU Extension and Outreach program specialists.

January 16, 2015

The STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) Summer Associate Educator will work with youth and adults in Sioux, O’Brien, Lyon, Osceola and Clay Counties to deliver and support STEM research-based education. Interested applicants are asked to submit application documents electronically by Friday, Feb. 20, 2015 to Wade Weber, Regional 4-H & Youth Specialist, wadewebr@iastate.edu

ANR Summer Educator Associate
January 16, 2015

The Agriculture and Natural Resources (ANR) Summer Associate Educator works with youth and adults in Sioux, O’Brien, Lyon, Osceola and Clay Counties to create and support agriculture and natural resources research-based education. Interested applicants are asked to submit application documents electronically by Friday, Feb. 20, 2015 to Wade Weber, Regional 4-H & Youth Specialist, wadewebr@iastate.edu

Stengthening Families Program:  for Parents and Youth 10-14
January 16, 2015

George-Little Rock Community School fifth and sixth grade students and their parents are invited to enroll in this free, six week program beginning Feb. 26. Deadline to register is Feb. 23

Flavors of Northwest Iowa
January 16, 2015

Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach Flavors of Northwest Iowa is holding a local food summit on Thursday, Jan. 29 at the Northwest Iowa Community College, Room 119 Building A in Sheldon, Iowa. Food producers, consumers, community leaders, gardeners, cooks and anyone with an interest in local foods are invited to attend this free event. The purpose of the summit is to continue the work of ISU Extension and Outreach Flavors of Northwest Iowa in creating a vision and sustainable plan for the future of local food in northwest Iowa.

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