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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Winnebago County

Winnebago County Extension , in partnership with Iowa State University, provides education and information to help the people of Winnebago County become the best they can be. We believe in quality, access, diversity and accountability. We provide unbiased, research-based information and educational programming to help you make better decisions.

Private Pesticide Applicator : $20.00

March 22nd-     6:30 P.M.             Titonka Savings Bank, Forest City

Commercial Pesticide Applicator Courses

Courses are scheduled as listed. Pre-register at least 2 days prior to the course. If special arrangements are needed or you do not pre-register, an additional fee of $10.00 will apply. 

Commercial Ag (Category 1A, 1B, 1C, 10)

Tuesday, February 14th: 9am-12pm
Tuesday, March 14th: 1pm-12pm

Seed Treatment (Category 4, 10)

Wednesday, February 22nd: 9am-12pm
Tuesday, March 21st: 1pm-4pm

Ornamental & Turfgrass (Category 3O, 3T, 3OT, 10)

Wednsday, March 1st: 9am-12pm
Thursday, March 23rd: 1pm-4pm

Certified Handlers (Category H)

Wednesday, March 8th: 9am-12pm
Thursday, March 30th: 1pm-4pm





We offer to reshow the Manure Programs on 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month for those that were unable to attend a workshop.  Commercial Manure (3 hours in length) will be shown at 9:00 a.m. and Confinement Manure (2 hours in length) will be shown at 1:30 p.m.  If special arrangments must be made a $10.00 fee will be charged per participant.  You must call and register at least a day ahead of time.  If we have no one register, neither program will be shown.  Please contact the Winnbago County Extension office at 641-584-2261 or e-mail


County News

December 19, 2016

Check here for the most recent edition of Words on Wellness, a monthly health and wellness newsletter. 

August 25, 2016

Check here for the latest edition of Winnebago County Happenings, a county 4-H Newsletter.

April 12, 2016

Subscribe to the Women in Ag newsletter to get all the latest information!

March 29, 2016

See how you can become involved with Winnebago County Youth Council.

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