County News

April 23, 2012

Nominees to represent Poweshiek County in the Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame are being sought. If you know of someone who has had a significant impact on the Poweshiek 4-H program, considering nominating them to the Hall of Fame. Nominations are due by May 15th t

April 23, 2012

The third annual Cook This! 4-H Culinary Challenge, at the Iowa State Fair, August 12-14, 2012.

April 21, 2012

Weigh-In May 5th from 8-11 am

April 21, 2012

Tall Corn Meat Goat Sale April 28th @ Kalona Sale Barn Weigh-In May 5th from 8-11 @ Poweshiek County Fairgrounds 2012 Goat Extravaganza June 2nd @ Poweshiek County Fairgrounds

April 21, 2012

Horse Nutrition Workshop Mid-May 4-H Begining Horse Exhibitor Workshop June 3rd from 6-8pm Pre-Fair Workshop July 15th

April 21, 2012

May 17th and May 24th @ Poweshiek County Fairgrounds

April 20, 2012

AMES, Iowa – During the long summer months, youth can experience summer learning loss. The Iowa 4-H Center will participate in the American Camp Association (ACA) Explore 30 camp reading program to diminish the effects of learning loss on campers.

April 17, 2012

Interested in horses, but not quite ready to become an owner. Join us on April 22nd, 4 p.m. at the Poweshiek County Fairgrounds.
Information will be presented on the 4-H Horseless Horse project. The project is designed for kids who don’t have horses, b

February 22, 2012

A course for folks eager to reconnect to the land, grow their own food, and create a sustainable personal farmscape

December 14, 2011

Monthly newsletter for Poweshiek 4-H members, leaders, familes and friends

December 2, 2011

Grinnell 4H First Lego League Team has created an information page for 4Her's regarding safe food preparation at home as you prepare food for events, pot-lucks and concession stands. Click on the link to the right and see our tips.

November 14, 2011

Our 4-H FLL club created this webpage so that 4-Hers can quickly find the things you need to know about Food Safety as you prepare treats for your meeting, food for fair, goods for a bake sale or meals for a potluck. Watch and learn and enjoy!

July 27, 2011

What do county fairs and The Science of Parenting web page have in common?

July 26, 2011

Poweshiek County Extension will be offering the 40 Hour Master Gardener Training beginning September 13th. Please call the Extension Office by September 1st to register

April 11, 2011

Poweshiek County 4-H will once again be offering Dog Agility Classes. Registration and Informational meeting will April 18th at 6:30 at the Poweshiek County Fairgrounds.

April 6, 2011

Dates and times have been set for 2012 FSQA training, March 17th and June 7th.

March 25, 2011

Poweshiek County will be offereing dog agility classes to prepare for the new Dog Agility Classes at the County Fair

March 4, 2011

Weigh In dates have been set for County and State Fair. Check here for details

November 1, 2010

Available now at the Extension Office

November 1, 2010

Parents of young teens face different situations than they did when their children were younger. Iowa State University Extension has information that can help parents as their kids enter the teen years.

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