Ringgold County

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Ringgold County
No matter the time of year, know that ISU Extension and Outreach of Ringgold County is here with unbiased, research-based information and education to help you make decisions that affect your family, community, business or farm.

Extension Newsletters:

  • Words on Wellness Newsletter - Your Connection to Nutrition and Fitness:  June
  • Nutrition with Seniors Newsletter:  June

Upcoming Deadlines:

  • 4-H Enrollment/Re-Enrollment  (https://ia.4honline.com/)
  • July 1st:  Ringgold County Fair Entry Forms due (livestock, horse, pets/poultry/rabbit, communications)
  • July 1st:  Iowa State Fair 4-H livestock, small animal and horticulture entries due

Upcoming Ringgold County Events:  come see us....

  • June 20th-21st:  Pollinator Day Camp
  • July 6th - 10th:  Ringgold County Fair
  • July 26th:  RAGBRAI hits Ringgold County

Other Upcoming Events:

  • August 11th - 21st:  Iowa State Fair

Healthy People. Environments. Economies.

County News

June 9, 2016

Ever wondered how bugs do what they do?  Ever wondered how pollination happens?  Become an agricultural engineer for a couple of days and learn how to "be a bug."

June 1, 2016

The Ringgold County Fair starts July 6th!  Find out more details here!

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Our Story: Gardening for Food Pantries

Start with an idea: grow fresh produce for donation to food pantries. Mix together ISU Extension and Outreach nutrition education, Master Gardeners and ISU Research and Demonstration Farms. The goal: More than 10,000 pounds of food for Iowans in need.

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

September 20, 2016 12:21 PM

Families with land in 13 northern Iowa counties shared their family stories at the Iowa Land Grant Legacy celebration at the Clay County...

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