West Pottawattamie County

2015 Kids Cooking Camp

Friends Camp 2015

Spring Garden Conference

Master Gardeners bring a touch of spring

2015 West Pottawattamie Extension Council

ISU Extension and Outreach:
West Pottawattamie
When you need to make decisions that affect your family, community, business or farm, look to Iowa State University Extension for research-based information and education to help you make better decisions. 
West Pottawattamie County Extension brings the University to you!      
 
 
 

                                              

Office Hours:
8:00 am – 1:00 pm, 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

 

***4-H FAMILIES - THE WEST POTTAWATTAMIE MARKET BEEF WEIGH IN HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, JANUARY 14, 2017***

County News

December 5, 2016

MARKET BEEF WEIGH IN HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR JANUARY 14th FROM 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. AT WESTFAIR

December 2, 2016

The Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) will take effect on January 1, 2017. 

November 18, 2016

A new beef policy is in effect for West Pottawattamie 4-H members.  Make sure to read the policy BEFORE market beef weigh in on December 17th!

January 15, 2016

Commercial Pesticide Applicator CIC programs for 2016 have been released.  All CIC classes will be held at the West Pottawattamie Extension Office, 1705 McPherson Avenue, Council Bluffs, IA 51503.  The deadline for reshows (make-ups) will be December 16, 2016.  Due to staff constraints, the West Pottawattamie Extension Office WILL NOT be showing any CPAT videos after this date.  Commercial pesticide applicators should make sure that if they need a reshow, they contact the office at 712-366-7070 well in advance.

January 14, 2015

Better Farm Accounting Books are available at the Extension Office for $7.50. 

Mackenzie and Joel DeJong, and Joel's grandchildren

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Extension Is Family for DeJongs

Mackenzie DeJong followed her father, Joel, into the "family business" -- ISU Extension and Outreach. She's a human sciences program coordinator based in O’Brien County. They reflect on how extension work became part of their life.  

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

January 17, 2017 02:25 PM

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will host its third annual Miscanthus Grower meeting on Jan. 26 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The...

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