Wright County

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Wright County

ISU Extension and Outreach is part of Iowa State University. We take the university’s research and turn it into learning opportunities for Iowans.

 

Office Hours:

Monday-Friday  8:00am-12:00pm & 12:30pm-4:30pm

 

 

ISU Hotline Numbers-

AnswerLine                                   1-800-262-3804
Iowa Concern                               1-800-447-1985
Teen Line                                       1-800-443-8336
Healthy Families                          1-800-369-2229
Beginning Farmer Center          1-877-232-1999
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Curious about 4-H?  Looking for some fun this summer?  Come join our Camp (FREE) at the Wright County Extension Office (location could change).  July 18-20, 2016.  Click here for the flyer.

County News

July 15, 2016

More than half of Iowa farmland is rented, and the percentage of farmland rented has increased over time due to the changing demographics of farmland owners. Iowa farmland cash rental rates decreased overall this past year. Farmland values have also decreased.

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach in Wright County is hosting a farmland leasing meeting on August 10, at 1:30 P.M. to address questions that land owners, tenants, or other interested individuals have about farmland leasing. 

July 15, 2016
What is a Master Gardener?
Master Gardeners are trained volunteers who share a love of gardening, an enthusiasm for learning, and a commitment to helping others.
You too can become a Master Gardener if you are interested in learning about plants and gardening, pay the registration fee and attend the training program, provide 40 hours of service, and are willing to help others.
April 26, 2016

Look here for Yvonne's Weekly Horticulture Hints

April 20, 2016

According to the Administration for Children and Families over 7,000 children in Iowa are experiencing homelessness, says Jenna Pattee, a human sciences intern with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

Communication!
January 27, 2016


“We know that caring for an older adult with chronic conditions, or caring for a child with special health and behavioral needs, can be physically, emotionally, and financially draining,”

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

4-H youth are trying robotics, game design and multimedia in Hyperstream, a STEM Scale-Up program. ISU Extension and Outreach offers Hyperstream tech clubs to engage young people and excite them about careers in STEM.

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

July 22, 2016 02:00 PM

 The ISU Extension and Outreach dairy team has developed a series of budgets to help dairy producers understand their current...

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