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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Sioux County

Sioux County Extension helping the citizens of Sioux County become their best. Sioux County Extension brings research-based information from Iowa State University Extension to you.
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County News

February 12, 2016

Extension field day offers ways to improve transition cow program on March 23 in LeMars

February 11, 2016

Have you ever wanted to learn from Human Sciences Extension and Outreach, but didn’t want to wait until the next program is offered?

A part of what we do in Human Sciences Extension and Outreach addresses just that – with a personal touch to reach each and every one of you! If you are “plugged in” to the online world, you can check out any of the SEVEN blogs, NINE Facebook pages,  SEVEN Twitter accounts, FOUR Pinterest pages, and ONE Youtube page that all feature different aspects of Human Sciences Extension and Outreach in our region.

Check out this PDF with hot links for access directly to any or all of our social media pages in Human Sciences Extension and Outreach!

February 11, 2016

Thank you to everyone who registered, you will help make this another successful event!

STEM faculty, students and ISU Extension and Outreach staff offer fun-filled, mind-blowing, STEM-ulating activities to help middle school students experience the exciting applications of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

January 27, 2016

All 4-H'ers showing livestock at a 2016 fair must be FSQA certified.

January 1, 2016

     1.  Master Gardeners are trained volunteers who share a love of gardening, an enthusiasm for learning,
     and a commitment to helping others. Core training consists of 40 hours of horticulture education. Topics
     include soil basics, lawn care, flower and vegetable gardening, ornamental trees and shrubs, fruit
     crops, houseplants, weed and pest control.

     2.  Interested in Master Gardener training but not the required volunteer community service
     hours? Become a ProHort trainee more details are found here.

 
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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

January 22, 2016 02:20 PM

Sub-surface drainage is an important part of agriculture in Iowa and a day-long workshop on March 11 will focus on topics of interest...

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