County News

February 19, 2014

Interested in learning more about food preservation?  You should participate in the Preserve the Taste of Summer Program!

February 19, 2014

2013 Farmer Assisted Research Management (FARM) Participants, and Mark Hanna to Speak at Wallace Foundation’s 23rd Annual Meeting

February 12, 2014

Along with the increasing consumer interests in buying locally grown foods come food safety expectations from buyers. Good Agricultural Practices, or GAP, certification can be used by fruit and vegetable producers to meet buyer requirements for food safety. 

February 11, 2014

When parents worry about gray hair and wrinkles or complain about getting older, should they also wonder whether their children are listening? During February, family life specialists discuss children’s attitudes about aging in the Science of Parenting blog from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

February 7, 2014

Girl Talk is a program for preteen girls and their moms/female caregivers to talk about and prepare for the future!

February 7, 2014

Get details for the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program, Tractor and Farm Machinery Safety Course, and the DNR Regulations for Your Farm Workshop!

January 29, 2014

Profitability in crop production has been good these past years. Now, prices are dropping. What does this downward trend mean for farmers’ future finances? Deep Water or High Tide will help participants understand if their farm’s financial boat is in deep water or stranded on the beach.

January 27, 2014

5th Annual Event for 4-Hers and Their Families!

January 23, 2014

Elections were held January 20

January 13, 2014

The January topic for the Science of Parenting blog is parental conflict and it's effect on children. 

January 13, 2014

Registrations are still being taken until January 17 for this popular program

January 3, 2014

if you are interested in learning more about Emerald Ash Borer, consider attending this nearby meeting on January 9th. 

January 3, 2014

Participate in a series of 3 online workshops--learn how to create a healthier environment to benefit the health and well-being of the children in your care

December 19, 2013

Looking to get your kids out into nature, even in the winter?

December 16, 2013

The choice is yours:  attend our training or pass a test!

December 12, 2013

Don't miss the deadline to renew your license!

December 9, 2013

Interested in learning more about being eco friendly as a family?  Check out this virtual conference!

December 9, 2013

Cautious about spoiling the kids during the holidays?  Check out some tips here. 

December 4, 2013

Overwhelmed with temptation this holiday season?  Check out these tips for healthy holiday eating.

December 4, 2013

If you have an interest in plants and gardening, consider taking this in-depth course to become a Master Gardener!

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