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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Monroe County

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Monroe County 4-H and FFA Community Fair -- July 27-July 31, 2017
2016 4-H & FFA Fair Book      
2016 Fair Schedule
2016 Open Class Book

County News

December 15, 2016

The Monroe County 4-H and FFA Beef Weigh-in is
Saturday, December 31th, 2016
at the MonroeCounty Fairgrounds
Hwy 5 Albia, IA

November 17, 2016

What's up for the Troy Good Homemakers 4-H Club

November 9, 2016

As the holidays approach, we are all thinking about spending time with family and enjoying delicious food.  During this time, it is also important to consider the importance of keeping food safe to eat so our family and friends stay healthy during the holidays.

November 2, 2016

Are you interested in becoming a Beekeeper? Classes will be offered at the Monroe County Extension Office.

November 1, 2016

The Winter 4-H Newsletter is now ready for you to download and read

Opportunity for Albia 6th Grade Students and their Families
Strengthening Families 10-14 (SFP 10-14) is an opportunity for parents and youth to take part in fun activities that focus on communication skills. The program is being offered free of charge to 6th graders and their parents/guardians by Monroe County Extension, Albia Community Schools, and Community partners. See the links below for additional information for parents and registration.
Letter to Parents
Registration Form

Mackenzie and Joel DeJong, and Joel's grandchildren

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Extension Is Family for DeJongs

Mackenzie DeJong followed her father, Joel, into the "family business" -- ISU Extension and Outreach. She's a human sciences program coordinator based in O’Brien County. They reflect on how extension work became part of their life.  

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

January 17, 2017 02:25 PM

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will host its third annual Miscanthus Grower meeting on Jan. 26 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The...

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