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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

January 20th-   9:30 A.M.            Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Buffalo Center
January 20th-   1:30 P.M.             Main St. Pizza, Lake Mills
March 22nd-     6:30 P.M.             Titonka Savings Bank, Forest City
*YOU WILL NEED TO BRING THE ENVELOPE YOU RECIEVED IN THE MAIL THAT HAS YOUR CERTIFICATION NUMBER ON IT.

 

 

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 xwinnebago@iastate.edu

 

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County News

January 10, 2017

Due to inclement weather, the Winnebago County Extension Council meeting scheduled for tonight at 6:00 p.m. to be held at the Extension Office has been canceled. The Organizational and regular monthly meeting has been rescheduled for Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at the County Extension Office in Thompson.

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.

Mackenzie and Joel DeJong, and Joel's grandchildren

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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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