County News

March 5, 2010

Click to access the monthly horticulture newsletter. You must have Adobe Acrobat Reader on your computer.

June 8, 2016

The Montgomery County Fair Board sponsors several open class events each year at the fair. 

June 7, 2016

Are you looking for a new opportunity in your career?  Come work for us!

June 2, 2016

We are excited to have Erin DeKay join us this summer!

June 2, 2016

The deadline for ISU Extension and Outreach Montgomery County summer day camps has been extended to Friday, June 11th. Camps will be capped at 20 participants each. Complete and submit a registration form by Friday, June 11th at 4:30 PM to the Extension Office at 400 Bridge Street.  

June 2, 2016

Twenty-seven youth, grades 5th through 9th, recently participated in a Babysitter Workshop hosted in partnership with ISU Extension and Outreach Montgomery County and Montgomery County Memorial Hospital. The class was held on June 1st at MCMH and taught safety/first aid, CPR, child development and other babysitting basics. 

May 31, 2016

Iowa ranks in the top ten states in all things beef.  On Thursday, June 16, join Women, Land & Legacy of Southwest Iowa in learning details about different kinds of cattle operations and where your beef products come from.

May 31, 2016

Summer is here and time to think about cooking outdoors.  Although many people cook outdoors all year around, summer is still a time for barbeques.  These are some simple guidelines for safe food grilling to prevent bacteria from multiplying and possible food borne illness from happening to you.

May 23, 2016

The Babysitter Workshop, offered in partnership between ISU Extension and Outreach Montgomery County and the Montgomery County Memorial Hospital, provides youth researched-based information presented by qualified professionals in the areas of child development, safety and health care. 

May 23, 2016

Local high school senior has recently been awarded a scholarship by the Montgomery County 4-H Youth County Council.  Kendra Top, daughter of Arlin and Lora Top, is the 2016 recipient of the scholarship. 

Hunters Tablesetting
May 23, 2016

Region 17 4-H Table Setting Event
Join with other 4-H'ers in your county and across Region 17 to participate in this growing program where you will apply your communication, hospitality, planning and food and nutrition skills to plan an event around serving a meal for friends, family or both. To learn more about the event and what you will need to do to participate click her to go to the Region 17 4-H Table Setting Webpage.

May 23, 2016

The Aerial Applicator Continuing Instruction Course (CIC) for commercial pesticide applicators is now available.

May 20, 2016

The Montgomery County Fair Queen, sponsored by the Montgomery County Fair Board, will be crowned on Tuesday, July 12th, at 7:30 pm at the Fairgrounds Auditorium. 

May 19, 2016

This educational opportunity is open to anyone interested in learning what this economic development tool is and how it can be used by communities.

May 12, 2016

Red Oak, IA - ISU Extension and Outreach Montgomery County and the Montgomery County Memorial Hospital are partnering to host a Babysitter Workshop on June 1st from 9 AM to 3 PM at the Montgomery County Memorial Hospital. 

May 4, 2016

Are you looking for something to bring your family together to learn teamwork, improve communication, and have fun while cooking and eating good food? Sign up TODAY for this upcoming program!

May 4, 2016

Learn to synchronize your cows……and your finances!  An educational program for beef producers will help producers improve their production and financial management skills.  Technological tools will be introduced, and learning will be hands-on in a workshop session.  

May 4, 2016

Powerful Tools for Caregivers is an educational program designed to provide tools you need to take care of yourself while you also take care of a loved one. As a participant you will learn how to: reduce stress, improve self-confidence, better communicate feelings, balance your life, increase ability to make tough decisions and locate helpful resources. PTC is a series of 6 sessions

May 4, 2016

Have you been thinking about trying your hand at food preservation?  Plan to attend this introduction on May 17 to learn about canning, freezing, and drying

April 7, 2016

Join us for our annual Family Fun Night!  It will be held Friday, April 29th at the White Building on the fairgrounds

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