Montgomery County

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Check out our annual report videos and infographics here!

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. 

Please note: our office will be CLOSED on April 18.

 The 2014 Montgomery County Fair will be held July 15-20--mark your calendars now!

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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!
April Market Broiler Form-Due May 1st by noon to the Extension office
2014 Summer Day Camps- Registration forms, Health Statements & payments need to be into the Extension office by Monday, May 26th!! Click HERE for a complete Registration packet
April Green Gazette
April Horticulture Newsletter and back page
Check out this great commercial promoting 4-H and STEM:
April Words on Wellness--read about Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs)
April Nutrition Education With Seniors--read about the imporance of breakfast, and shopping tips!
Link to 4-H Online Help sheets:

County News

creek Walk
April 15, 2014

Great New Friends! Great Leadership Opportunities! Great Campfires! Great New experiences Climbing and Messing in the Creek! What could be this Great?.Regions 12, 17 & 18 4-H Junior 5th & 6th Grade Camp Register Now for Camp, June 8-11 at the State 4-H Camping Center!

April 14, 2014

On April 15 all Iowans are encouraged to wear purple to show their appreciation for military children and their families

April 10, 2014

Have you always wanted to try your hand at growing your own garden?  Or have your first attempts not been as successful as you would like?  Consider attending this program!

April 10, 2014

Looking for a rewarding summer experience?  If you have at least one year of college education, we may have the position for you!

April 2, 2014

When most adults hear the word “stress,” they often think about jobs, household chores, financial challenges, parenting responsibilities and difficult relationships with friends and family. The idea of stress in childhood is often dismissed. No bills, no work; what’s there for young children to be stressed about? Young children, however, experience the world very differently than adults.


Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

The Iowa Senate has launched the centennial celebration of the Smith-Lever Act, the founding legislation of the nationwide Cooperative Extension System. Representatives from ISU Extension and Outreach took part in the event at the Iowa Capitol. Watch the video.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

April 7, 2014 10:19 AM

On April 15 all Iowans are encouraged to wear purple to show their appreciation for military children and their families. During April,...

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