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County News

October 23, 2014

Duties include organizing community meetings and family based programs. Team leader will be responsible for recruiting and retaining families to participate in the program, trouble shoot problems, be accountable for budget expenditures and maintain communication between facilitators and team members. The focus of this work will be in Hawarden, Iowa. Skills required:  excellent communication, extensive knowledge of Hawarden community, ability to delegate work and be responsible for overall team success, excellent organizational skills and experience as a leader.  Spanish speaking skills highly desired.  Hours worked will be irregular with evenings and weekend work  occasionally required. Contact Lori Hayungs, ISU Extension and Outreach family life specialist at lhayungs@iastate.edu for more information.

October 23, 2014

Informational Meetings Offered Across Northwest Iowa in November and December.  Meetings include USDA-Farm Service Agency Staff Expertise. Details here.

October 15, 2014

PRIMGAR – Youth grades 5th to 12th in Northwest Iowa are invited to participate in “Youth Dairy Challenge” workshop on Saturday, Oct. 25 at Summit Dairy (John Westra farm), 5564 390th St., near Primghar.

October 15, 2014

The ISU Extension and Outreach office in Clay County has an opening for the Associate Director of Youth Programming, Click on link for details.

www.extension.iastate.edu/clay/news/clay-county-extension-position-opening

Rising Star Internship
September 23, 2014

Attention Iowa State University college students! Northwest Iowa and Southeast Iowa areas offer internship opportunities summer of 2015. Application deadline Feb. 25, 2015!

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Rising Star interns spent last summer investigating regional food systems and addressing challenges communities face around local foods.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

October 20, 2014 04:15 PM

Allie Lansman, a junior from Fort Dodge majoring in dietetics and former Webster County 4-H'er, will appear on NBC-TV’s...

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