County News

October 18, 2012

Farmers are encouraged to wait until soil temperatures remain below 50 degrees Fahrenheit before applying anhydrous ammonia (NH3) fertilizer this fall.

October 18, 2012

Fall is a busy time for gardeners.  With so much to do, lawn care is sometimes neglected.  However, proper lawn care in fall helps ensure an attractive, healthy lawn next season.  Important fall lawn care practices include mowing, fertilizing, controlling braodleaf weeds and raking.

October 18, 2012

The Agricultural Marketing Resource Center (AgMRC) offers a new, free curriculum to educate youth on opportunities for rural development through value-added agriculture.

February 28, 2012

EFNEP (Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program) Participants can enroll anytime and receive lessons in their own home on healthy cooking, shopping, saving money on food and more!

November 22, 2011

The Woodbury County 4-H Foundation invites you to be a supporter of Woodbury County 4-H.   To learn how to make a donation, click here.

August 23, 2011

Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach, the City of Sioux City, and the Siouxland Chamber of Commerce hosted two meetings on flood clean-up presented by nationally known flood recovery expert, Dr. Ken Hellevang. View the recorded presentation.

July 14, 2011

A special informational video conference was heId on Wednesday, July 27 at the Sioux City Hotel and Conference Center (formerly known as the Clarion). Extension disaster and flood expert Ken Hellevang was present via video conference to provide informatio

June 21, 2011

Flooding and damaging winds are creatong havoc on Siouxland's trees and landscapes. ISU has many resources for information on dealing with problems that arise from flooding and storms.

June 6, 2011

Children are coping with the flood also. It is important to assist them process this situation. Select this story to learn about many resources about discussing floods with children.

April 6, 2011

Do you have questions or need assistance with livestock verification, re-enrolling members/families and new enrollment information? Are you looking for blank enrollment forms or helpful documents for leaders?

September 22, 2010

Community and Economic Development Program Builder is a web based marketplace where community leaders can review and make selections from a variety of technical assistance, consulting and educational programs that will improve the quality of life in your

August 17, 2010

Interested in canning or freezing? Don't use gandma's recipes! It is essential to use current tested recipes and procedures to make sure your foos is safe. ISU Extension offers a variety of Home Food Preservation Resources to keep you current

May 15, 2010

Iowa State University Extension is collaborating with Iowa state regulatory agencies and local officials to limit the spread of EAB into other areas of Iowa. Learn what you can do to protect your ash trees.

May 15, 2010

The Iowa Emerald Ash Borer Team confirmed today that the emerald ash borer (EAB), an invasive pest that kills ash trees, has been found in Iowa.

March 10, 2009

Investing in employee wellness is good business. It can result in lower insurance premiums, lower turnover, increased productivity, and increased job satisfaction

March 10, 2009

Hard times are hitting families, farmers, businesses and communities that are struggling to stay on their feet. Iowa State University Extension can help put some balance back into these times.

February 25, 2009

Across our country and in our neighborhoods, individuals are being laid off. Homes sales are down. Bankruptcies are up. People cannot pay their bills. What should I do? Here are 3 tips for renegotiating your mortgage.

October 29, 2008

Are food prices getting you down? More and more of us are looking for ways to save money shopping for groceries as we stretch the food budget further. Check out these five tips to save you money.

August 29, 2008

4-H videos and more. See and learn what 4-H has to offer.

December 14, 2007

It’s often a challenge to fit work, family and home life into a demanding schedule, but 4-H offers families the chance to work and learn together. 4-H is not just a youth organization; it’s a family organization.

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