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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.

County News

August 26, 2015

Do YOU have what it takes to be a responsible Babysitter?

August 25, 2015

Three session course starts September 14 and will be held from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the Winterset Fairground Jackson Building. Registration must be completed by September 7.

August 25, 2015

As children learn to read, they also must learn to understand what they are reading. By reading to and with beginning readers, parents can help their children build these skills for greater success in school, says Cheryl Clark, a human sciences specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

August 25, 2015

Keep grazing management skills sharp with new research for all grass-fed livestock

Master Gardener
August 25, 2015

Down to Earth is a regular feature of our website showcasing articles by Madison County Master Gardeners. 
Current article:  Of Sharing, Stewardship, and Butterflies

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Over the last 40 years, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach's AnswerLine hotline has become a highly trusted resource for the people of Iowa, and is always looking for ways to reach new audiences.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

August 18, 2015 09:12 AM

The emerald ash borer, a destructive and invasive insect of ash trees, has been discovered in central rural Montgomery County. Iowa...

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