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

County News

October 21, 2016

This is a free workshop series to help Lation Youth in grades 8 through 10, succeed in School.  Please sign up by Friday, October 28!  for additional information please see this brochure in Spanish.

September 16, 2016

Youth in grades 7-12 are invited to the Iowa State University Beef Blast in Ames on December 3rd.

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.  Registrations are due one week prior to the event. 

January 14, 2015

Better Farm Accounting Books are available at the Extension Office for $6.50. 

Serv Safe logo
February 29, 2016

Serv Safe Food Training for Food Service Managers and Food Service Workers will be held in various locations throughout Southwest Iowa in 2016. 

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Our Story: Gardening for Food Pantries

Start with an idea: grow fresh produce for donation to food pantries. Mix together ISU Extension and Outreach nutrition education, Master Gardeners and ISU Research and Demonstration Farms. The goal: More than 10,000 pounds of food for Iowans in need.

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October 26, 2016 04:46 PM

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