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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Webster County

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 Monday - Friday 8:00am-4:30pm



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

September 30, 2015

Come to the Sims Tree Farm (six miles south of Eagle Grove, a half-mile east of Hwy. 17, at the intersection of Eagle Ave. and 325th St.) for an afternoon program to learn and share knowledge with other landowners about woodland management and habitat conservation.

September 10, 2015

Know of a Webster County 4-Her that made 4-H fun?  That 4-H'er who went above and beyond or provided an exceptional educational experience?  Then nominate this individual for the 2015 Webster County 4-H Spirit Award!

Citizenship Washington Focus
August 26, 2015

WANTED:  4-H members currently in 10th - 12th grades.  We have the trip you have been waiting for - the 2016 Citizenship Washington Focus trip!  Webster, Hamilton, Humboldt, Hardin & Wright counties team up for this one in a lifetime trip to the National 4-H Center in Chevy Chase, Maryland.  This is an outstanding opportunity and a great way to meet new friends from across the country.

July 17, 2015

You and your parents are invited to attend the Strengthening Families Program.  It's fun & free!  Evening meals are provided and free child care is provided for younger siblings.  Students receive $3 each week they attend.  This program has been successful over the past 10 years with more than 900 families participating from the Fort Dodge area.

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.

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

October 5, 2015 09:30 AM

The "Women Managing Cattle" series is designed for women cattle operators who want to learn more about marketing strategies,...

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