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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: ">Mills County

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2014 Mills County Fair dates July 18-22    Fun Run Flyer   Queen Application    Jr Miss Application  June / July 4H Newsletter
 
June/ July Summer 4-H Events      4H Fairbook    Open Class Fairbook   2014 Fair Schedule of Events
Dealing with Flooding - 2014

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

County News

trees
June 16, 2014

Join us for a free garden webinar series at the Mills County Extension Office in Malvern.

June 16, 2014

Join us on June 30, 6:30-8:00 PM at Glenwood's Giving Garden for a free garden seminar.

June 16, 2014

Purchase local produce, baked goods and other hand made items at the Mills County Farmers Markets.

4-H Robotics Camp
June 5, 2014

Imagine It, Build It and Watch It Go!This adventure will have you creating and programming cool robots out of Legos on your first day. Join us for a five day or three day camp on how to build and  program  Robots. Learn to use sensors and build and program your robot to meet a series of challenges. Become an expert Programmer and Builder for FIRST Lego League or just have fun learning to work with robotics.  Workshops will run from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. each day.  5 day camp in Council Bluffs is June 9 - June 13 and the 3 day camp is June 24 - June 26.  Get your registration, medical release and payment in soon!

local foods
March 13, 2014

Did you know that residents of Southwest Iowa (*) spend over 370 million dollars on food annually?  Over 90% of this food is produced in other states and countries.  Are you interested in finding out more about where to find fresh local produce, meats and dairy in our area?  Are you a producer of any of these locally grown foods?  Would you like to have your producer information published in a Local Food guide for Southwest Iowa?   

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

July 8, 2014 09:13 AM

Every year children die from being left in hot cars, but this tragedy can be prevented. Parents and caregivers need to set up a system...

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