Wayne County

Wayne County Pick A Better Snack students are making healthy living goals. 

Students tasting cranberries!

Students exercising in the Pick a Better Snack and Act program.

Wayne County Extension is a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) site.

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Wayne County

The Wayne County Extension and Outreach office has research-based information and education available. Please consider this resource when you need to make decisions that affect your family, community, business or farm. Wayne County Extension brings Iowa State University research to you.

The Wayne County Extension meeting room is now available for the public to rent. 

The office space and meeting area are new as of April of 2016.

The space is accessed by outside entrance and includes a large kitchen with a stove, refrigerator and sizable island.  It is handicap accessable and includes two rest rooms and a large gathering area--perfect for meetings, family get-togethers, parties, showers, etc., and also has onsite wi-fi.

The fee is $50.00 for a half day (approx. 4 hours) or $75.00 for a full day.  A $50 refundable deposit is also required.

Please contact the Wayne County Extension at 641-872-1755 or e-mail to kmartley@iastate.edu to make arrangements.


Storm Recovery Guide

With the recent storm damage to the area-here are some links to help:

Dates to Remember:
  • 4/14/17 New Member Meeting 5-7pm
  • 4/19/17 Wayne Co. Extension Open House 5-7pm
  • 5/6/17 Sheep & Goat Weigh in 8-11am
  • 5/15/17 - Livestock ID's due online
  • 7/25/17 - 7/31/17 - Wayne County Fair
  • 8/10/17 - 8/20/17 - Iowa State Fair
       April 2017 Newsletter 




2016 Wayne Co. Fairbook


  March 2017 Ag Newsletter 


    ISU Extension and Outreach, Wayne Co. is looking to fill 2 positions for the summer. Current positions are for AmeriCorp Members. Complete job description can be found here.

County News

February 13, 2017

Your financial habits often need a tune up. Human Sciences Extension & Outreach offers several free tools to help.

January 17, 2017

Free Tax preparation for low to moderate income (generally, $54,000 and below) tax payers with electronic filing is available for federal and state returns.

December 29, 2016

Wayne County Pick A Better Snack students are making healthy living goals.

December 20, 2016

 Iowa State University Extension and Outreach specialists will travel to Honey Creek Resort near Moravia on Jan. 17 for the 2017 Crop Advantage Series.

December 20, 2016

Wayne County will offer networking program that empowers women in beef cattle industry to learn marketing strategies and managing land and water resources.



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