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County News

November 19, 2015

The county youth coordinator serves as a representative of the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Council providing leadership, delivery, and management for many aspects of the 4-H program serving youth of Sioux County. The ISU Extension and Outreach Sioux County Council exists to provide effective program leadership and financial oversight for the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Sioux County District.To be considered for first review, submit cover letter and resume by Friday, Dec. 23, 2015. Subsequent applications received after that date will be reviewed upon submission. Position is open until filled. Click for more details and how to apply.

November 9, 2015

LE MARS - The Northwest Iowa Young Farmer group with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will be gathering on Monday, Dec. 14 starting at 2 p.m. in Orange City at the Extension and Outreach office located at 400 Central Ave. NE, Suite 700. There is no cost to attend but participants are asked to preregister by Dec. 9 by contacting Janelle Johnson at the ISU Extension and Outreach in Plymouth County at 712-546-7835 or janelle@iastate.edu.

November 3, 2015

Attend any session that fits your schedule. The fee for this program is $20. You need to preregister for CIC sessions in our county. See full details here.

October 30, 2015

Wondering when your club or another club meets? Find available calendars here.

October 26, 2015

Applications are being taken now for Region 1 Human Sciences Program Coordinator under the supervision of the O'Brien County Extension Council. Apply by Nov. 20, 2015.

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Through nutrition education programs from ISU Extension and Outreach, Iowa families learn how to budget their food dollars, save time and money by planning meals, and make wise food choices to stay healthy.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

November 12, 2015 02:58 PM

Farmers will have the chance to participate in farmer-to-mentor round tables with organic producers and those experienced with organic...

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