County News

September 7, 2016

In an effort to protect human and animal health from the rise of antibiotic resistance, the Food and Drug Administration has issued new guidelines that will regulate medically important antibiotic use in animal feed.

August 30, 2016

Powerful Tools for Caregivers is an educational series designed to provide tools you need to take care of yourself. If you take good care of yourself, you will be better prepared to take good care of your loved one. As a participant, you will learn how to: reduce stress, better communicate your feelings, balance your life, increase ability to make tough decisions, improve self-confidence, and locate helpful resources.

August 10, 2016

Mills County Iowa is proud to present Zach Mass as our 2016-2017 State Council Member.  He will do a great job as he represents Southwest Iowa!

July 28, 2016

Want to learn more about Japanese beetles and how to control them?

June 29, 2016
Want to learn more about how this destructive insect works and potential treatment options?  
December 29, 2015

Grant Writing 101 at Fremont County Extension office in Sidney

December 29, 2015

Grant Writing 101 at Fremont County Extension office in Sidney

November 12, 2015

ISU Extension and Outreach now has a new newsletter for older adults.  "NEWS You Can Use" will be available monthly. 

November 12, 2015

Turkey questions?  Check here!  

October 22, 2015

Join Women, Land & Legacy of Southwest Iowa at Bodega Victoriana for a fun and educational opportunity featuring experts on soil health, composting and water catchment.

October 21, 2015

Serve Safe Class in Oakland in November , for food service certification.

October 19, 2015

Come learn about your leadership role for your 4-H club as you have been elected to serve your club as a 4-H Club President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, Historian, News Reporter, or Recreation Leader. Watch the video and print off the helpful resource sheets that will help you become acquainted with your leadership role.

October 15, 2015

Yes, that is what a real piglet sounds like, the goat does have course fur.  These things and more are learned in a great hands-on way at the Vinton Farm.  The Mills County 1st graders get a great tour, thanks to a grant from Farm Bureau, Steve and Carol Vinton and Sherry Ford.             

October 12, 2015

Mills County Extension has invited IWCC students to come and share their technology skills with our community members at the Glenwood Library on October 23rd and November 13th from 1-3pm

October 1, 2015

Got 12 minutes? Then you’ve got time to help Iowa on its mission to improve its general well-being. The Healthiest State Initiative’s goal is to bring communities together by having an organized Healthiest State Walk in all of Iowa’s 99 counties.

September 21, 2015

Jr FLL Lego League is a great opportunity for youth grades K-3 to get involved in some basic robotics and work on their lego skills.  

September 21, 2015

Would you like to program your own robots to do cool things for you? Would you like to plan a project that could make a difference in your community and present it to Community Leaders?Then the 4-H First Lego League Clubs in Mills County are for you!!!  We have teams in Glenwood and Malvern for FLL ages 9-14.

August 31, 2015

Mills County was honored to be able to present James Paul as Hall of Fame for 2015.  James has been with 4H since 1966.

August 31, 2015

Food tastings will feature heirloom tomatoes, pumpkins, sweet potatoes, corn, beans and squash.  Homeowners looking for new and heirloom plants to try in their yards and gardens will have a nice variety of vegetables and flowers to view at the annual field day.

August 18, 2015

The Emeral Ash Borer has been identified rather close to home now.  If you have questions, concerns or want to learn more, please check out the attached information.  Please contact Iowa STate University Extension if you have further questions.  We are your Iowa partner.

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