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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Adams County

Our website will allow you to access information from ISU Extension and Adams County 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  Be sure to notice the new features of this website, including the top and side navigation bars, to quickly find and access topics and information of interest to you.

4-H Information: 

  • New Member Packet
  • Online Enrollment
  • 4-H Newsletter:  May
  • 2021 Adams County Fair:  set for July 9-13.  For more information, check out the fair book HERE!
  • Pawsitivity 4-H Dog Training Class Schedule:  Tuesdays @ 5:30pm AND Saturdays @ 8:30am (for approximately 1 hour); classes held at Eagle's Nest in Prescott.  Contact Linda Adams @ 641-278-0034 for details.  Note:  Proof of vaccination must be submitted before participation. 

Extension Newsletters:

  • Words on Wellness Newsletter - Your Connection to Nutrition and Fitness: June, May, April
  • Nutrition with Seniors Newsletter:  June, May, April
  • Ag Decision Maker: May
  • I-CASH Alive & Well Newsletter for Farm Families: June

County News

June 1, 2021

Now is time to be treating Canada thistle in pastures, hayfields, and other non-crop areas if you don't want to wait for fall.

May 5, 2021

Beef producers needing to renew or obtain their certification for Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) or BQA Transportation (BQAT) can attend an in-person workshop scheduled for Tuesday, June 15. 

April 21, 2021

We are seeking qualified candidates to work with us as 4-H Summer Program Interns from May 11 - August 7.   More information and an application are available here.

October 14, 2020

It's always a good idea to start with a soil sample when you are looking to improve your lawn, garden or row crops.  ISU no longer offers soil testing, but that shouldn't stop you for getting your soil tested.  Click here for more information. 

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