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 Dates to Remember:

  • Nov 18th Fumigation 9 am to 12pm @ office
  • Nov 27-28 Office closed for Thanksgiving Holiday
  • Nov 29 Pillowcase Workshop for ConKerr Cancer @ office

County News

November 18, 2014

This is a workshop where participants will learn to make 4-5 different Christmas goodies to take home to their families.  Cost is $20 per person and will include a light lunch.  Pre-registration is required with a maximum of 20 participants.  Deadline to register is December 1st. 

November 7, 2014

Join us for a day of sewing for service.  We will be making pillowcases for ConKerr Cancer.  This will be set up assembly line style so we will need people who can iron, pin, cut fabric, and some that can sew. 

October 3, 2014
LOOK HERE FOR ALL THE DATES AND TIMES OF THE UPCOMING PESTICIDE TRAININGS BOTH PRIVATE AND COMMERICAL!!
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.

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

November 13, 2014 12:36 PM

Beef producers can become Beef Quality Assurance Certified at one of three meetings on Dec. 2. The meetings are co-hosted by Iowa State...

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