West Pottawattamie County

2014 Master Gardener Spring Garden Conference

2013 Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Annual Report

Cy at Celebrate CB Parade

4-Hers Charms for Charity

Master Gardeners Beautify the Office

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. 
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County News

September 23, 2014
What is Powerful Tools for Caregivers?
Caregiving is rewarding, but, let’s face it— caregiving also can be stressful—physically, emotionally, and financially. Powerful Tools for Caregivers is a class designed to provide you, the family caregiver, with the skills you need to take care of yourself. Six two-and-a-half hour class sessions held once a week are led by certified, experienced class leaders. Powerful Tools for Caregivers allows you time to acquire some tools to help you become more comfortable with your role as a caregiver.
September 23, 2014

West Pottawattamie Extension office will host an Aquatic, Forest and Roadside, Continuing Instructional Course (CIC) Re-showing for commercial pesticide applicators on Wednesday, October 15, 2014.

September 23, 2014

West Pottawattamie County will host Mosquito/Public Health Pest Management Continuing Instructional Course for commercial pesticide applicators on Thursday, October 23, 2014. The program can be seen at locations across Iowa through the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Pest Management and the Environment Program.

September 15, 2014

Check out the new October 2014 WOW newsletter! This newsletter is written by Iowa State University Extension Nutrition and Health Specialists working in the field and on campus. Published monthly, it promotes a healthy lifestyle for Iowans.

September 9, 2014

This year's calendar captures the sense of playfulness found in many gardens. Take a whimsical journey through the seasons in photography, verse, and quippy garden quotes.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Parents learn to be better parents, kids learn to resist peer pressure and together they learn to better communicate as a family through the Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 from ISU Extension and Outreach. Watch the video.
 

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

September 11, 2014 03:43 PM

Tractor fuel expenses can add up quickly during fall and spring field work. Results of a tractor fuel case study measuring fuel...

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