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4-H & Youth Assistant Temporary Position open

Private Pesticide Recertification Dates Will Be

  • March 23 6:30pm - Traer

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NEW! Tama County 4-H new member brochure
Farm Leasing information
Links of Interest for Farmers & Land Owners rental rates, land values, CIRAS, program builder,Ag decision maker and more.
ISU Hortline for questions on Lawn, garden, and landscapes. 515-294-3108
ISU Answerline for questions relating to home and family 1-800-262-3804

County News

March 20, 2017

This is a temporary position from May 22-July 28, 2017 (Maximum of 40 hours/week up to 400 hours total). Salary is $7.25 and mileage to events.(Hours and mileage paid at end of month). For more information and applications please contact the Tama County Extension & Outreach Office at (641)484-2703 or stop at office at 203 W. High St. Toledo, IA  52342. Deadline for applications is April 15, 2017. Job description Job application

March 17, 2017

What special-themed 4-H camps will be offered this summer at the Iowa 4-H Center

June 9-11, 2017 Shooting Sports Youth Camp, June 19-22, 2017 Drone Discovery Camp, June 25-29, 2017 Spanish Immersion Camp, July 9-14, 2017 Young Women in Business Leadership Camp, July 9-14, 2017 Design Dimensions Camp

Summer Camp Brochure

Summer camp information packet and health forms

March 9, 2017

Hands-on workshops for women discussing:
● crop growth and development ● cover crops ● scouting ●
● pest management ● water quality ● and much more ●

Free, biweekly workshops begin in late April, with dates and locations to be determined nearer to crop planting

February 23, 2017

Do you provide care and support to a family member who is elderly, ill or has a disability Being a family caregiver comes with many responsibilities. Families are challenged to determine what is best for the person needing care and the impact on the family. The workshop series includes: development of a notebook of financial records, presentations by community experts, case studies, lots of discussion. The fee will be $35.00 for 5 sessions May 16, May 23, May 30, June 6 and June 13. It will be held at the Living Faith United Methodist Church 309 E. 11th St. Tama, IA 52339

see brochure here

December 12, 2016

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach - Tama County seeks an Executive Director responsible for educational program planning & delivery, budget & facilities management and day to day supervision of staff. Coordinates programming in Agriculture and Natural Resources, Community & Economic Development, Human Sciences, & 4-H Youth Development in cooperation with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. Responsible for marketing/public relations & networking with community organizations/ agencies. Reports to Tama County Extension  and Outreach Council. Bachelor's Degree required. 5 years supervisory experience or equivalent & 2 years' experience in coordinating delivery of educational services & programs or equivalent. Salary commensurate with experience. Cover letter, resume, application & 3 references required. Apply at office 203 W. High St Toledo, IA or e-mail information to upload.Tama_Co.4lzrejuy4s@u.box.com. Guaranteed consideration date  January 16, 2017. Open until filled. Application Job Description


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