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

  • July 30 Farm Leasing Meeting 9 am at the Extension Office
  • July 31 Paracord Survival Bracelet Workshop 5 to 8pm Extensio Office
  • August 4 State Fair Exhibits due in office by noon
  • August 4 Shooting Sports 6:30pm @Sportsman Park
  • Aug 7-17 Iowa State Fair "Nothing Compares"
  • Aug 10 AK-SAR-BEN entries due in office
  • August 14 Record Book Workshop 8:30 am to 4:00pm @office
  • August 15 Quad County Intermediate Trip to Souix Falls, SD
  • August 17 Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony in the 4-H Exhibits Building @ IA State Fair
  • August 18 SerSafe 8 to 5:30pm @ office
  • August 19th and 26  Mangaging Today and Tomorrow 5:30pm to 9 pm in Graettinger @ EPS
  • August 26 Extension Council Meeting

County News

July 15, 2014

Come learn about the updated values and cash rents and some information on the NEW FARM BILL

May 9, 2014

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

May 9, 2014
March 19, 2014

The 2014 Palo Alto County Fair Book is now online! Check out all the livestock and non-livestock fair classes. Please discard old books and use this when making all your fair entries. Read the class rules before you get to the fair!

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

July 16, 2014 03:32 PM

There is a lot to know about properly growing and storing potatoes. Here are a few tips from Iowa State University Extension and...

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