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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

November 30, 2015

Iowa youth are encouraged to attend this educational program where a variety of interactive workshops and sessions will show how Science, Technology, Engineering and Math are involved with beef production. 

October 27, 2015

Do you help take care of an older family member or friend? If so, you are not alone. Over 65 million family caregivers in America provide a vast array of emotional, financial, nursing, social, homemaking and other services on a daily or on an intermittent basis.  You will want to learn more about the Powerful Tools for Caregivers program.

October 13, 2015

Parents want to protect their children, but it’s challenging. Youth need skills to help them resist the peer pressure that leads to risky behaviors.  This program provides support for parents and youth.

September 8, 2015

The National Institute on Aging, at the National Institute for Health, in collaboration with the White House Conference on Aging is celebrating its’ first annual Go4Life month.

August 26, 2015

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