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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Boone County

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We are celebrating 100 years of service to Boone County in 2018.

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Private pesticide applicator training locations and dates

 

Join us March 8 for the Spring Omelet Breakfast!

 


County News

Master Gardeners and their sweet corn crop.
February 14, 2018

The Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Master Gardener program has announced 26 recipients of its Growing Together mini-grant program.

Retirement money jar
February 14, 2018

Writing Your Retirement Paycheck is designed to provide information needed by those approaching retirement within the next ten years. The workshop outlines key factors to consider prior to retirement and describes two strategies for structuring your retirement income.

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February 14, 2018

Youth who have completed Ricochet 1 are invited to step up to the next level of leadership at Ricochet 2: The Adventure Continues March 23 and 24. Registration deadline is March 9.

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February 13, 2018

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach of Boone and Greene Counties and the Iowa Farm Bureau Federation are teaming up to offer a local “Winning the Game” workshop to help farmers work though their 2018 pre-harvest marketing plan.

January 23, 2018

Representatives of nonprofits, local government and schools are invited to attend our "Grant Writing 101" workshop in Boone. The workshop will provide hands-on training to seek and write successful grant applications.


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Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Summit: Youth Share Stories for Social Justice

Iowa youth shared their stories about social justice during a youth summit focused on service and honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Difficult conversations led to friendship and determination to work together for a better future and a better Iowa. ISU Extension and Outreach’s 4-H program was a sponsor of the event.  

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February 19, 2018 12:38 PM

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