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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.

Dealing with Flooding - 2014

Learn more about flood preparations, crops, clean up, health and safety, mold, private wells, stress management, and water conservation.

Winnebago County Agriculture click on this link for info on the farm count and other important agriculture statistics.

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 641-584-2261641-584-2261 or e-mail xwinnebago@iastate.edu
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County News

June 26, 2014

FAIRBOOK 2014
Winnebago County Fair is July 17-20,  2014
Livestock Entry Day is May 15th
FAIR ENTRY DAY - Rabbit Identification - JULY 1st

May 30, 2014

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach/Winnebago County has received funding to offer a new program for an intergenerational exercise program for older adults called LIFE.  LIFE Program starts at Forest Plaza Assisted Living in Forest City on May 13; Winnebago County Extension also looking for volunteers to start other program locations.

May 30, 2014

Many exciting opportunities for the kids this summer to take advantage of the summer day camps available for all ages K-12! 

May 30, 2014

6th through 8th graders (grades just completed) are invited to spend the night at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines! This trip is not limited to 4-Her’s, everyone is welcome. The trip will begin on Monday, June 16th, at 9:00 am ending Tuesday, June 17th, at 5:30 pm

March 28, 2014

Extension to Families newsletter is a bi-monthly newsletter for containing informaton on topics of nutrition and health, family life, gardening, and resource management along with county specific information. 

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

July 22, 2014 10:26 AM

Farmers and crop advisers throughout the upper Midwest are encouraged to attend the Resilient Agriculture Conference Aug. 5-7, in person...

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