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Allamakee County Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

We will be closed on Monday, May 28, 2018 for Memorial Day

County News

March 26, 2018

This year Allamakee County is celebrating 100 years of organized county extension work.
The Allamakee County Extension and Outreach office are offering a coloring contest for youth in grades K-6 as part of ISU Extension and Outreach Week, submission deadline April 20.

June 1, 2018

A Pee Wee Show will be hosted at the Allamakee County Fair on Saturday, July 21 after the dairy auction.

April 26, 2018

Whether hot or sweet, peppers are easily grown in the Iowa home garden. Green peppers or bell peppers are sweet to the taste and usually dark green, though depending on the cultivar, the fruit will turn red, yellow, orange or some other color at maturity.

April 26, 2018

The cool, wet weather conditions experienced across Iowa this spring mean some corn and soybean fields will be planted later than normal.

April 24, 2018

The conference will feature presentations from both academic and industry experts who will speak on a wide variety of topics related to growing and using quality silage.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

20,000 Meals from the Heartland

Nothing brings people together quite like working shoulder to shoulder in hairnets and packaging 20,000 meals in an hour. During a Meals from the Heartland service project, ISU Extension and Outreach was networking with a purpose to fight hunger.

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