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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Webster County

This web-site is designed to help you make informative decisions that affect your family, home, community, business, or farm.  You  can rely on ISU Extension for unbiased, research-based information an education to help you make better decisions today and tomorrow.

 

 

 

Office Hours:   Monday - Friday 8:00am-4:30pm


 

 

Finding Answers Now: 

Unexpected events, such as natural disasters or economic downturns impact margins, but also have an impact far beyond the farm. There is a human side to the economic stress. As Iowans deal with disruptions to their families and communities, these resources provide information to help you cope with concerns about stress and relationships, personal finance, and nutrition and wellness.

 

2017 Webster County Fair Daily Schedule
 

 

ISU Hotline Numbers-

AnswerLine                                       1-800-262-3804

Iowa Concern                                    1-800-447-1985

Teen Line                                           1-800-443-8336

Healthy Families                               1-800-369-2229

Beginning Farmer Center               1-877-232-1999

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County News

April 27, 2017

Small businesses are an important part of our communities.  They play a central role to health and well-being of the state Iowa.  To recognize the contributions of small businesses in Iowa, America’s SBDC Iowa has designated Saturday, May 6 as Focal on Local Day.

April 24, 2017

Looking for a wellness program for your staff or group? ISU Extension and Outreach has a program available at no cost – “What About Me? My Wellbeing?” Contact Malisa Rader at mrader@iastate.edu for more information.

April 21, 2017

If you are in grades 4th - 6th, and want to conquer a climbing wall, cook over an open fire, go on a hiking adventure, and make life-long friends then Junior 4-H camp is place for you this summer!  Join 4-H'ers from Hamilton, Hardin, Humboldt, Webster & Wright counties June 14-16th, at Clover Woods Camp and Retreat Center in Madrid, Iowa.

April 7, 2017

Money Smart Week will be celebrated April 22- 29, 2017.  Many activities around the Fort Dodge area have been planned.  Pick and choose what you are interested in as you learn about your financial stability.  All are free and open to the public with activities planned at different times, there is a learning opportunity for you.  Lunch and Learn will be held on Monday, April 24, Tuesday, April 25, Thursday, April 27 and Friday April 28 at the Greater Growth Alliance Conference room from 12-1 pm.  A free shred event will be held on Thursday, April 27 from 11 am to 1 pm at United Bank of Iowa.  Money Smart Week is an incredible opportunity for consumers to access free advice on all areas of personal finance.

March 12, 2015

Did you know that there are estimated 76 million food borne illnesses each year and 225 to 300 million cases of acute gastroenteritis? That figures out to be once a year for each of us.

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