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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Poweshiek County

When you need to make decisions that affect your family, farm, business or community, come to us. Iowa State University Extension has research-based information and education to help. Poweshiek County Extension brings Iowa State University resources to you.

County News

August 16, 2016

Learn more about ServSafe classes. 

August 26, 2015

Your Extension connection to nutrition and fitness.

June 4, 2017

Spend Smart. Eat Smart. helps Iowa families eat healthy and stick to a tight grocery budget.  A recently updated mobile-friendly website and smart phone app now makes it easier than ever!

May 14, 2017

With the school year coming to a close and summer just around the corner, many parents of school-agers are faced with the decision of finding child care for their adolescent or allowing their child to stay home alone.  Parents have many things to consider when making the decision.

May 5, 2017

You'll love this hands-on workshop discussing the proper way to chalk paint furniture! 

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Managing Weeds, Insects and Diseases

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is helping Iowa farmers manage weeds, insects and diseases in their fields. Pest management is key to high yields and quality grain.    

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

June 7, 2017 11:17 AM

A pair of educators stepped in to fill a void caused by a lack of agriculture education in northwest Iowa – and the results have...

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