Wright County

A world of 4-H with you in it. Join 4-H!

Let your adventure begin! Explore your interests.

Help shape the leaders of tomorrow. Volunteer today!

Learn it. Grow it. Teach it. Become a Master Gardener.

County News

jar with change in it
April 21, 2017

How can I be sure my retirement funds will last my lifetime?  This important question will be addressed in an Iowa State University Extension and Outreach workshop on Tuesdays June 6 & 13, 6:30-8:30 p.m.  at Wright County Extension in Clarion.   

April 13, 2017

Iowa State University Wright County Extension and Outreach is offering a new Women Growing and Marketing Grain program to provide women knowledge on a variety of topics from crop growing practices to marketing grain. Our Women Growing and Marketing Grain program will offer the participants an opportunity to learn new crop practices no matter what their knowledge level is. Come join Angie Rieck-Hinz, ISU Extension Field Agronomist and Kelvin Leibold, ISU Extension Farm Management Specialist for a series of workshops identifying ways to improve your farming business.

May 9, 2017

A program on Common Garden Weeds will be held at the Wright County ISU Extension and Outreach Office in Clarion on June 20, starting at 6:30 p.m.  Yvonne McCormick, ISU Extension Horticulturist will be presenting information on most common weeds found in lawns and gardens, and provide the essential information you need for identifying and managing them.  Various control methods and how to avoid conditions that favor weed growth will also be discussed.  

March 17, 2017

There are some great horticulture programs coming up.

November 11, 2016

Created by the industry for the industry, the ServSafe® food safety training program is one of the industry’s strongest educational programs. It is administered by the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is offering special training to help you meet the industry standards and your obligation to consumers. ServSafe® is recognized by more federal, state and local health jurisdictions than any other food safety training program in the United States.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Managing Weeds, Insects and Diseases

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is helping Iowa farmers manage weeds, insects and diseases in their fields. Pest management is key to high yields and quality grain.    

Read More

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

May 26, 2017 11:39 AM

Farmers looking to transition to organic production need specialized training that can be provided through an Iowa State University...

Share |