Palo Alto County

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Palo Alto County

When you need to make decisions that affect your family, community, business or farm, look to Palo Alto County Extension and Iowa State University Extension for unbiased, researched-based information and education to help you make better decisions.

Dealing with Flooding - 2014

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

 Dates to Remember

  • August 26th   Mangaging Today and Tomorrow 5:30pm to 9 pm in Graettinger @ EPS
  • August 24 4-H Council Meeting 6:30pm @ office
  • August 26 Extension Council Meeting
  • Sept 1st Holiday office closed
  • Sept 2nd Managing Today and Tomorrow 5:30 to 9pm in Graettinger@ EPS
  • Sept 6-14 Clay County Fair
  • Sept 9th Managing  Today and Tomorrow 5:30 to 9 pm in Graettinger@EPS
  • Sept 11 Office closed for Regional Training Meeting
  • Sept 15 Record Keeping systems/Awards due to club leaders
  • Sept 16 Monte Thompson Progressive Ag Safety Day for 1st  2nd Graders @ Fairgrounds
  • Sept 16th Managing Today and Tomorrow 5:30 to 9pm in Graettinger@ EPS
  • Sept  21 Pedal With Pete- Bike Ride for Cerebral Palsy @ Fairgrounds 2pm
  • Sept 23rd Managing Today and Tomorrow 5:30 to 9pm in Graettinger @EPS

County News

August 7, 2014

Here are the power point slides from Field Specialist Melissa O'Rouke on the Farm Leasing.

May 9, 2014

Get up to date information on programsand happenings at the Palo Alto County Extension Office.

May 9, 2014

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

August 21, 2014 09:38 AM

The complexity of crop production decision-making is escalated by issues that have Iowa farmers concerned about pesticide resistance....

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