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Dealing with Flooding - 2014

Learn more about flood preparations, crops, clean up, health and safety, mold, private wells, stress management, and water conservation.

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2014 Central Iowa Fair - July 9th - July 13th

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Central Iowa Fair ID and Entry Forms
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2014 Iowa State Fair- August 7th - 17th

Marshall County Extension Position Opening

Marshall County Extension Office and Program Assistant
Marshall County ISU Extension office is seeking a qualified person to serve as the Office and Program Assistant.  The ideal candidate will have the required skills and experience to provide clients with friendly, efficient service and ISU research-based information while assisting and in teamwork with County Extension Administrator, Field Specialists and County Staff in the operation of the Marshall County Extension office.
Position is hourly, 37.5 hours/week.
Submit application, along with resume and three non-family refer­ences, to: ISU Extension-Marshall County, 2608 S. 2nd Street, Marshalltown, Iowa 50158, or email Application deadline: Friday, August 1. EEO/AA employer.

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County News

July 18, 2014

The Iowa Master Conservationist Program gives Iowans hands-on interaction with the diversity of Iowa’s natural resources.  The program teaches about wildlife and plant communities, and provides accurate information on a broad range of conservation issues. Ultimately, it provides individuals the resources to make informed, intelligent choices for a sustainable lifestyle. “Mastering” is a journey, and this course is the first step.

July 3, 2014

We are so proud fo the accomplishements of all the exhibitors and happy to recognize them for their hard work at the 2014 Central Iowa Fair!

May 23, 2014

This meeting will cover current cash rental rates, land values, and landowner surveys. The New Farm Program: ARC vs. PLC enrollment decisions. Determining a fair cash rent for 2015. Strtaegies for writing and terminating a farm lease. ISU Extension web-based and other resources. 

April 23, 2014

Boone, Hardin, Marshall, and Story County Junior 4-H members who are completing 4th, 5th, or 6th grades are invited to the Fun in the Sun! Tri-County Junior 4-H Camp Wednesday, July 30 through Friday, August 1 at the Iowa 4-H Camping Center.

April 1, 2014

Leading the Way is a camp designed to give you the experience and skill needed to succeed. This camp will provide you with different life skills each year, and will help foster positive youth development. The camp is open to 4-Hers in Jones, Linn, Benton, Tama, Marshall, Hardin, Story, and Boone Counties.

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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.

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July 30, 2014 12:18 PM

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