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: November 2014
  • Nutrition with Seniors Newsletter:  November 2014

Upcoming Deadlines:

  • 4H Online Enrollment:  OPEN NOW!  

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

  • Ornamental & Turfgrass C-CIC:  Wed. November 5th from 1:30 - 3:30 pm
  • 4-H Clover Kids:  Saturday, November 8th from 9:00 - 10:00 am
  • Commercial Ag C-CIC:  Wed. November 12th from 9:00 - 11:30 am
  • Farm Bill Overview Meeting:  Monday, November 24th from 1:30 - 3:30 pm @ Courthouse Assembly Room 
  • 4-H Clover Kids:  Saturday, December 13th from 9:00 - 10:00 am
  • 4-H Leader Training:  Wed. December 17th @ 7:00 pm 
  • Private Pestice Applicator Training:  Tuesday, December 23rd from 1:30 - 4:00 pm @ REC building (please note:  this will be the only training held in Ringgold County)

Healthy People. Environments. Economies.

County News

November 5, 2014

Ryker Hickman, member of the Maloy Shamrocks 4-H club, raised the Grand Champion Market Broilers at the 2014 Ak-Sar-Ben stock show.

October 22, 2014

ISU Extension and Outreach is partnering with USDA Farm Service to help our local farmers understand the new Farm Bill and how it affects their operation.

March 25, 2014

Three new beef health-related publications are now available through the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach online store. Iowa State Extension beef veterinarian Grant Dewell authored the publications and said each addresses a specific concern.

March 25, 2014

Many individuals that provide custom work for others look to ISU Extension and Outreach for help with figuring a fair price to charge for their labor. Information is found on the publication referred to as 'Custom Rate Sheet.'

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Rising Star interns spent last summer investigating regional food systems and addressing challenges communities face around local foods.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

November 10, 2014 09:52 AM

In both subtle and obvious ways, the changing roles of farm and ranch women are influencing American agriculture and global food...

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