Wayne County

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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.

To View the Wayne County 2015 Fairbook, click here.

  Dates to Remember:    

  • 10/7/15 - Discover 4-H Night at the Family Resource Center at 6:00 pm
  • 10/21/15 - Roadside, Forest, and Aquatic Pest Management Continuing Education
  • 11/11/15 - Ornamental and Turf Applicators Pesticide Continuing Education
  • 11/18/15 - Commercial Ag Weed, Insect, and Plant Disease Mgmt. Pesticide Continuing Education
  • 11/21/15 - 4-H Awards Night/Fairboard supper
  • 11/01/15 - 4-H Leader/Volunteer Training 6-8 pm
  • 12/22/15 - Beef Weigh-in, Wayne Co. Fairgrounds showring from 3-6pm
  • 7/26/16- 8/1/16 - 2016 Wayne County Fair, Corydon Iowa

        September 2015 Newsletter

      July 2105 Ag Newsletter

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Wayne County Fair
Food and Preservaion Resources 
Iowa State Fair

UDSA FSA - Farm Service Agency

NRCS - Natural Resources Conservation Service, Iowa

County News

September 23, 2015

Wayne Co. Beef Weigh-In date set for December 22nd.

September 23, 2015

Join us for a night of learning and exploration in the 4-H program. Learn not only what 4-H has to offer you but also what you have to offer to 4-H. Lots of fun, food and friends.

September 3, 2015

A series of classes designed to empower family caregivers of older adults to take better care of themselves. The “tools” learned in the help caregivers reduce stress, improve caregiving confidence, establish balance in their lives, communicate their needs, make tough decisions and locate helpful resources.

September 3, 2015

The National  Institute on Aging ,at the National Institute for Health, in collaboration with the White House Conference on Aging is celebrating its’  first annual Go4Life month. 

August 13, 2015

Start off the school year with the September Dare to Excel newsletter.  This online resource shares tips and proven parenting practices parents can use at home or in the community to help children succeed at school.  This month’s topic is Positive Behaviors.


Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Extension council members are elected officials and are responsible for being good stewards of taxpayer dollars. They manage the county extension budget, hire county staff and help select educational programming from ISU Extension and Outreach.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

September 16, 2015 04:57 PM

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