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. 


2016 Montgomery County Fair:  July 12-17.  Mark your calendars!


Check out the 2015 Montgomery County Extension Annual Report (click here)

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February Green Gazette
4-H'ers - check under 4-H & Youth/Montgomery County 4-H for information you may need, including record book links
February Words on Wellness: Avocado Oil 101; Salad Dressing (recipe); Health Inspection Records at Your Fingertips; and Functional Fitness.
February Nutrition Education With Seniors (NEWS): t's Bean Time!; Working, Helping, Sharing Together; and Easy Rice and Beans (recipe). 

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

Also:  Does My Ash Tree Have EAB?

County News

January 29, 2016

Do you have a passion for education and working with youth?  We are looking for YOU!

January 19, 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!

February 1, 2016

Healthy relationships are a vital piece of human health and well-being. There is convincing evidence that strong relationships can lead to lower levels of stress and a longer life. Children growing up in a home where there is a healthy, stable couple relationship also have fewer behavioral and emotional problems and perform better in school, says Kim Brantner, a human sciences specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

February 1, 2016

On Thursday, February 18th, Women, Land & Legacy of Southwest Iowa will be hosting a learning experience for the tastebuds!  Participants will be inspired to grow fresh herbs and garden produce to incorporate into their own recipes after learning how Sauced, Red Oak’s newest restaurant, uses locally grown goods in their dishes.  

January 27, 2016

ISU Extension and Outreach Montgomery County will host a Seed Treatment Continuing Instruction Course (CIC) for commercial pesticide applicators, Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016.




Archives of the Montgomery County Extension monthly E-Newsletter

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