County News

August 22, 2016

Floyd Valley Healthcare along with ISU Extension and Outreach Plymouth County are partnering to bring the NW Iowa Nutrition Conference on Thursday, September 22nd at the Le Mars Convention Center.  This workshop is designed to provide participants with the most recent advances and information that will enhance knowledge, skills, performance, and evaluation in a variety of diabetes and nutrition-related topics.

August 22, 2016

How can I be sure my retirement funds will last my lifetime?  This important question will be addressed in an Iowa State University Extension and Outreach workshop on Thursday, Sept. 29th from 11:30-1 pm at Le Mars Convention Center, 251 12th S.E.; Le Mars, IA 51031.  

August 22, 2016

Examine real life choices about retirement plants in a new workshop, You had a plan, but...  on Thursday, Septemeber 29th from 6-7:30 p.m. Some choices people face can make a retirement plan obsolete or diminish its capacity to provide adequate income.

August 19, 2016

Join us this season on the Local Food Road Show to meet local growers and learn how we’re working together to supply the region with locally-grown food. 

July 29, 2016

Sioux City, Iowa – Become an Iowa Master Gardener by completing the core training course this fall through the Iowa State University Extension (ISU) and Outreach – Woodbury County office. Gardeners will learn best practices for choosing plants, designing gardens and managing pests. Classes in Woodbury County start on September 22, 2016.

July 6, 2016

ISU Extension and Outreach to host event for farmers and retailers at Northwest Research and Demonstration Farm

June 27, 2016

SUTHERLAND, Iowa – Don’t miss the opportunity to listen to Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach specialists present timely research and crop production information at the upcoming ISU Northwest Research and Demonstration Farm Field Day on Wednesday, July 13, near Sutherland, Iowa.

June 14, 2016

Fort Dodge, IA- Once again, the NEW Cooperative Foundation has shown their commitment to supporting our local 4-H youth. Recently, the foundation donated about $40,000 total to area 4-H clubs. The money is donated for half of each youth’s dues in NEW Cooperative’s trade territory, which includes Webster, Calhoun, Carroll, Greene, Franklin, Sac, Pocahontas, Humboldt, Hamilton, Kossuth, Cherokee, Plymouth, Monona, and Woodbury counties.

June 9, 2016

There are two upcoming events all current members as well as those interesting in finding out more, are invited to attend! Anyone that will be going into grades 10-12 in the fall can join County Council. 

May 31, 2016

For assistance making an entry for the Iowa State Fair, please see this Help Sheet!  

April 12, 2016

Need help with your livestock entry?  See the help sheet HERE!

March 22, 2016

Calling all Farmers and Producers!!!  Before you head to the field to start your Spring Planting, stop by and see the wonderful ladies at the Plymouth County FSA office.  The 2016 signup for the ARC/PLC Farm Program is underway.

March 3, 2016

See the 2016 Custom Rate Survey HERE!

January 8, 2016

Words on Wellness (WOW) is a nutrition and families newsletter developed by Iowa State Unversity Extension Nutrition and Health Specialists. 

October 28, 2015

See the 2015-2016 Private Pesticide Applicator Training Schedule

September 9, 2015

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Plymouth County and USDA Rural Development partnered to offer a Solar Energy Conference on September 2, 2015, at the Le Mars Convention Center.

August 31, 2015

Dennis Baldwin of Plymouth County was inducted into the 2015 Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame during a ceremony at the 4-H Exhibits Building at the Iowa State Fair on Sunday, August 23. Inductees from counties across the state were recognized for their outstanding service and dedication to 4-H. Inductees or their surviving family members were presented a certificate by the Iowa 4-H Foundation as they were introduced on stage and honored at a reception that followed the ceremony.

May 22, 2015

Are you creating a 4-H exhibit or project for display at the fair?

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