The Monona County Extension Council is currently accepting applications for the full time Office/Program Assistant. The deadline for all applications is June 6, 2013 in the Monona County Extension Office by 4:00 p.m. The job description and application for employment can be found within this article.
Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach - Woodbury County will start a new series for the garden and food enthusiasts in May. The first workshop of the series is Growing Herbs and will be held at Earl May Nursery and Garden Center located at 4101 War Eagle Dr., Sioux City, Iowa, on Saturday May 18 starting at 10 a.m. The second workshop of the series, Using and Preserving Herbs, will be held at Woodbury County Extension, 4301 Sergeant Rd. Ste. #209, Sioux City, Iowa, on Thursday, June 20 from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
Helping young athletes make smart nutrition practices is the focus of a program from Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach for coaches, teachers, and athletic directors. “Parents depend on teachers and coaches to give their players accurate information about training diets, supplements, and fluids,” said Jody Gatewood, ISU Extension Assistant State Nutrition Specialist. “These sessions are designed to help coaches and others know what kind of advice they can offer.”