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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."


Mitchell County Fair July 29-August 3, 2014                    
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

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April 9, 2014

Prevention of identity theft requires awareness of the most common types of fraud and knowledge of how to avoid being a target.  Mitchell County Sheriff Greg Beaver will talk about the most common scams and how to not fall victim to these scam artists, as well as, good practices to keep your information private and maximize your financial and personal safety in an unsafe world at a free program scheduled for Thursday, April 24th at 1 p.m. at the ISU Extension and Outreach office, 315 Main St., Osage.

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April 9, 2014
Iowa State University Mitchell County Extension and Outreach is seeking a person to fill the position of Youth Daycamp and 4-H Program Assistant.   This position is a temporary, part-time (32 hr/per week) summer position from mid-May to mid-August.  This employee will work to assist in educational programs for school aged youth.  Click below for a job description and application. Send application and résumé to Darla Olson, 315 Main St., Osage, IA 50461-1122 or  or apply in person by April 21, 2014. EOE


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Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

The Iowa Senate has launched the centennial celebration of the Smith-Lever Act, the founding legislation of the nationwide Cooperative Extension System. Representatives from ISU Extension and Outreach took part in the event at the Iowa Capitol. Watch the video.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

April 18, 2014 10:34 AM

The Water Rocks! team came home with 15 awards at the 23rd Annual Iowa Motion Picture Association award ceremony, including three Awards...

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