Montgomery County

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Celebrating the act the established the national cooperative education service 100 years ago!

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Montgomery County

ISU Extension and Outreach is part of Iowa State University. We take the university’s research and turn it into learning opportunities for Iowans.  We are people advancing people. 

Dealing with Flooding - 2014

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

 The 2014 Montgomery County Fair will be held July 15-20--mark your calendars now!  Link to fairbooks and schedule at bottom of this section, more info in the news article below.

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 Read our 2013 Stakeholder's Report to learn more about ISU Extension and Outreach in Montgomery County

4-H'ers - check under 4-H & Youth/Montgomery County 4-H for information you may need, including record book links
 
July Green Gazette
  
Check out this great commercial promoting 4-H and STEM: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zR9qlKmGfk0
 
July Words on Wellness newsletter--focusing on water as a vital nutrient!
 
July Nutrition Education With Seniors--Learn more about using canned chicken...it's okay!
 
Montgomery County Fair:  4-H/FFA Fairbook      Fair Schedule ONLY     Open Class Fairbook
 
Link to 4-H Online Help sheets:  http://www.extension.iastate.edu/4h/page/4honline-information-families-and-leaders
      

County News

June 24, 2014

County Fair is soon to be upon us!  Check this page for info you may need.  More will be added as it becomes available!

Archey 4-H SESS Range instruction
July 15, 2010

Southwest Iowa will be hosting a 4-H Shooting Sports Instructor Training Saturday, August 23 & Sunday, August 24, 2014 in Clarinda, Iowa. We will be offering Training in Archery, Rifle, Shotgun, Muzzleloader, Wildlife Skills and County 4-H SESS Coordinator. Deadline for Registration is August 15!

July 11, 2014

Take a trip to the nearby Armstrong Research Fam for a fun and educational evening!

July 1, 2014

The elected council is instrumental in fulfilling the land-grant mission and bringing research-based educational opportunities to the county. We invite those interested in Montgomery County’s extension and outreach programs, to be involved in the nomination process or consider running for council.  The duties of a council member include hiring county staff, managing the county extension budget and helping select programming.

June 30, 2014

Summer is in full swing, and many have barbeques planned for the Independence Day holiday.  Don't forget to remember food safety!

 

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 11, 2014 10:40 AM

A larva was collected by the Iowa EAB Team from a tree in Mt. Pleasant and has been positively identified as the Emerald Ash Borer by a...

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