Montgomery County

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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. 

Emerald Ash Borer in Montgomery County:  Summary of Resources and Steps to Take

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4-H'ers - check under 4-H & Youth/Montgomery County 4-H for information you may need, including record book links
 September Green Gazette
2014 ISU Extension and Outreach Montgomery County Annual Report 
Check out this great commercial promoting 4-H and STEM:
September Words on Wellness: Recipe for Safe Food; Broccoli Salad recipe; Superfoods:  More than Kale and Quinoa; and Get Moving in Your Community. 
August Nutrition Education With Seniors (NEWS): Iowa's Golden Food!; The Congregate Meal Program; and Summer Corn Salad
Link to 4-H Online Help sheets:

County News

August 18, 2015

The emerald ash borer, a destructive and invasive insect of ash trees, has been discovered in central rural Montgomery County. Iowa’s growing number of counties with confirmed detections has now reached 27. 

September 1, 2015

Download, complete & submit this form with your registration form for ALL non-4-H members who are participating in 4-H activities.

August 31, 2015

Good intentions and knowledge about health are not enough to make people healthy. Unless older adults actively do something, their health status does not improve and may even decline more rapidly. Each session in Eat Smart, Live Strong focuses on changing behavior by guiding participants in learning and practicing new skills.

August 28, 2015

This will be updated every month as a new Green Gazette is done!  This is your link to Montgomery County 4-H events!

August 27, 2015

Research increasingly shows that the first years of a child’s life are critical to shaping their future health and development. Child care providers can make small changes that will have a big impact on the children in their care. By reducing toxins, they may help prevent illnesses like asthma, certain learning disabilities and even some forms of cancer.

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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

August 25, 2015 09:05 AM

Julio Cammarota has a track record of engaging Latino high school students in research about race, racism and ethnic identity. Iowa...

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