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Dealing with Flooding - 2014

Learn more about flood preparations, crops, clean up, health and safety, mold, private wells, stress management, and water conservation.

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2014 Youth Summer Camps!

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County News

July 7, 2014

Can't make it to the Extension Office, check out the forms now available online.

July 3, 2014

The Iowa Master Gardener program and Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach are once again offering a series of summer garden webinars for the general public. Trees are one of the most valuable components of home landscapes. Because weather patterns over the past couple of years have taken a toll on landscape trees, and because the Emerald Ash Borer is advancing across the state, the theme for the 2014 summer webinars is “Totally Trees”.

June 17, 2014

ISU Extension and Outreach responds to the June 2014 flooding. Find valuable resources here:  www.extension.iastate.edu/content/dealing-flooding-2014 

June 6, 2014

The school year wanes as summer arrives. It’s time to get the kids outside to explore endless possibilities, says Lori Hayungs a family life program specialist with Iowa State University (ISU)Extension and Outreach. Nature is calling.

May 29, 2014

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach in the Northwest Iowa area hired two professionals to join 4-H youth programming as summer associate educators. We welcome Jason Katsma and Ben Pullen. They will conduct the various summer camps throughout the region.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Parents learn to be better parents, kids learn to resist peer pressure and together they learn to better communicate as a family through the Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 from ISU Extension and Outreach. Watch the video.
 

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

June 17, 2014 10:52 AM

Iowa Learning Farms will host a "Nutrient Reduction Strategies" field day at the LICA farm near Melbourne on Wednesday, June...

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