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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Madison County

ISU Extension and Outreach is part of Iowa State University. We build partnerships and provide research-based learning opportunities to improve the quality of life in Iowa.

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Launching 4-H Leader Ideas workshop offered Tuesday, March 28, 2017

County News

February 17, 2017

Youth exhibiting livestock in grades 4-12 must certify by June 1, 2017.

February 3, 2017

If you want to know what is going on in 4-H, just take a look inside the newsletter.

2016-17 Dates to Remember Calendar

The newsletter is published monthly or bi-monthly. It is filled with important dates to know and opportunities for youth.
 

February 2, 2017

This free class will teach the basics of crochet, including how to single, double, and half double crochet. Students will leave knowing how to create several different projects. Space is limited to the first sixteen registrants.

January 18, 2017

Youth grades 5 and above can sign up to learn how to be a responsible babysitter.

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December 8, 2016

Down to Earth is a regular feature of our website showcasing articles by Madison County Master Gardeners. 
Current article: Stewardship by Example

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Our Story: Small Talk for Early Literacy

Yes, you can read to babies. Through “Small Talk,” Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, the Ames Public Library and Raising Readers in Story County are helping parents build literacy skills in very young children.

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

February 23, 2017 10:46 AM

February has brought unusually warm temperatures across Iowa, with record highs topping the 70-degree mark. However, it won’t last...

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