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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.


Beef Weigh-In will take place on January 7th from 8:00am-12:00pm at the Balvance Farm. The snow date will be January 14th. If you have questions, please contact the Extension Office!
ATTENTION MANURE APPLICATORS: 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
Winnebago County Agriculture click on this link for info on the farm count and other important agriculture statistics.


County News

October 12, 2016

ISU Extension and Outreach - Winnebago County seeks energetic, motivated, and self-starter with a passion to work with youth for a full-time Youth Program position. Candidates must be highly organized, strong public relation skills, innovative, systems leader, excellent computer skills and work in a progressive team environment. Some responsibilities include leading the 4-H program, in/out of school youth activities, volunteer management, building partnerships, marketing and data management. Position requires some nights and weekends. Bachelor’s degree preferred and/or experience; previous experience with 4-H or youth preferred. Full job description and application available below. Submit completed application, cover letter and resume to Winnebago County Extension Office. Application Deadline: Guaranteed Consideration 11/18/2016; Position Open Until Filled. EOE/AA

Youth Program Position Description

Youth Program Position Application

August 31, 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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