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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 29, 2014

The Agricultural Act of 2014 is important legislation. It provides farmland owners and operators the opportunity to make a one-time election of a commodity program for 2014 through 2018. 

August 22, 2014

The one-day workshops are important for growers who want to better understand how GAPs can be used to meet buyers’ food safety requirements.

Join 4-H
March 13, 2014

Enrollment begins September 1

 
     

Words on Wellness
January 28, 2014

“Words on Wellness' is a monthly newsletter that promotes a healthy lifestyle for Iowans. In each issue, you’ll gain reliable, research-based information about nutrition, exercise, and food safety, and explore the power of incorporating healthy practices into daily living for you and your family.
September newsletter highlights:  Cleanse Diets: How to Protect Yourself from Fad Diets;   Get Moving at Work;  Ice Cold Facts and a chicken fajitas recipe.

September 2, 2014

If you are wondering how to do that or have other issues or concerns, plan to attend our Fall Leader Meeting on Thur. , Sept. 18th at the Madison County Extension Office be-ginning at 6:00 PM.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Parents learn to be better parents, kids learn to resist peer pressure and together they learn to better communicate as a family through the Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 from ISU Extension and Outreach. Watch the video.
 

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

August 28, 2014 02:25 PM

As late summer becomes early fall, it is a great time to get outside and do some yard work. Get tips on great ways to improve the yard,...

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