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Gain skills you will use for a lifetime... Join 4-H!

Have fun as a family at K*Fest 2014!
Saturday, October 11  10am-3pm
Penn Central Mall - Oskaloosa

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

Help shape the leaders of tomorrow. Volunteer today!

3 Easy Steps to Healthy Meals

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Mahaska County

We are your access to research-based information and services through Iowa State University, helping improve the quality of life in our communities.

Click here for Mahaska County Master Gardeners Information

2014 Southern Iowa Fair Suggestions

OFFICE SPACE FOR RENT - Great Prairie AEA no longer occupies the other half of our building.  We are looking for new renters (office space only) to occupy all or part of the available space.  Call us at 641-673-5841 to set up an appointment to tour the space and discuss options. 

County News

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September 12, 2014

Youth and families are encouraged to attend this annual event in Oskaloosa to learn more about the organizations and opportunities that are available to them in the area.  This event is held in the Penn Central Mall from 10am-3pm and is FREE!

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September 1, 2014

Are you a new 4-H family looking for more information about 4-H?
Click the link or picture above to learn more!!

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September 23, 2014

Mahaska County Clover Kids and 4-H members are invited to attend the FREE Scarecrow Workshop on Saturday, October 25 at the Extension office beginning at 9:00 a.m.  Learn about scarecrows, make a scarecrow craft, and work together to build a scarecrow display at the Extension office.  RSVP is required. 

September 4, 2014

Mid American Energy and Iowa DNR partner to offer this program in Oskaloosa October 18.

August 26, 2014

Join Wealth Management and ISU Extension and Outreach for a Free Social Security workshop. We will give you 80 different ways to get the best benefits that fit your needs.

 

 

 

 

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How did ISU Extension and Outreach impact Mahaska County in 2013? 
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2013 Mahaska County ISU Extension and Outreach Annual Report

 

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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.

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