Mitchell County

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  • Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Mitchell County

Our website will allow you to access information from ISU Extension and Mitchell County 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Take some time to explore our website and learn how Iowa State University Extension can "Help You Become Your Best."

Dealing with Flooding - 2014

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


  • Establishing a Windbreak Wednesday, August 13, 2014 6:30 p.m. at the Extension and Outreach Office, 315 Main St., Osage
  • Farmland Leasing  9 a.m. August 14, 2014 at the VFW Hwy. 218 N. Osage
  • Town to Country Cookout at the Steve Rachut Farm, Saturday, August 16, 2014 from 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Iowa State Fair: August 7-17, 2014

Please check out the Events Calendar on the right side of this page to find out what's happening at Mitchell County Extension!

County News

August 8, 2014

Chef Ben Halprin of the Augusta Restaurant in Oxford, with the help of the Mitchell County Cattleman’s Association, will be featured at the Town to Country Cookout, from 5:30-9 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 16, at the Steve and Beth Rachut farm.


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July 8, 2014


Iowa State University Extension and Outreach in Mitchell County is hosting a farmland leasing meeting on August 14, at 9 A.M. to address questions that land owners, tenants, or other interested individuals have about farmland leasing.

June 4, 2014

ISU Extension and Outreach in Mitchell County is offering kids in kindergarten through 8th grade summer day camp opportunities. 

All camps will be from 9 AM- 3 PM.  Cost is $15 per camp.  Kids must bring a sack lunch, drinks and snacks are provided during the day. 


Everyone Wants to JOIN 4-H! Contact the Mitchell County Extension and Outreach to learn about STEM opportunities in

Mitchell County 4-H


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

August 21, 2014 09:38 AM

The complexity of crop production decision-making is escalated by issues that have Iowa farmers concerned about pesticide resistance....

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