Marion County

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

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Marion County

The Marion County Extension Office is the local doorway to Iowa State University Extension resources.

Save these dates:

  • 2015 Marion County Fair Dates - July 10-16, 2015
  • 2015 Iowa State Fair Dates - August 13-23, 2015

You are invited to join a Marion County 4-H Club! (grades 4-12)!

County News

September 27, 2007

Check out what is going on in Marion County 4-H this month!

August 12, 2015

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach-Marion County seeks an Office and Horticulture Assistant for educational program work in Marion County.

August 11, 2015

Start off the school year with the September Dare to Excel newsletter.  This online resource shares tips and proven parenting practices parents can use at home or in the community to help children succeed at school.  This month’s topic is Positive Behaviors.

July 22, 2015

Master Gardeners come from a variety of backgrounds. They are passionate about serving their communities and sharing gardening best practices. Master Gardeners are individuals who have taken the Master Gardener training and share their time and expertise as volunteers in community gardens, city beautification projects, and farmers markets to name a few. It is the acquisition of knowledge, the skill in gardening, and giving back to the community that distinguishes a Master Gardener from other gardeners.

April 26, 2015

2015 Fairbook and Paperwork

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 14, 2015 10:35 AM

“A Resource Guide for Beginning Farmers” (LF 0006) compiles training resources on everything from soil and composting to...

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