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County News

Hand drawn Tri-County Camp logo.
June 12, 2019

Register Now for Tri-County 4-H Camp!
All 4th-6th grade youth in Boone, Story, Marshall and Hardin Counties are invited to register for Tri-County Camp July 31 - August 2, 2019 at the Boone Y Camp.  Enjoy theme based activities for "A WALK on the WILD SIDE."  Registration deadline is July 15!

cool summers start here
April 30, 2019

Join us for a summer filled with fun and learning! Youth that have completed Kindergarten through 3rd grade are invited to participate in these hands-on learning opportunities.

July 2, 2019

Women landowners are invited to discuss needs, benefits, constraints and other relevant issues related to farmland drainage at this two-hour workshop and lunch.

Master Gardener showing group of adults several plants.
June 25, 2019

ISU Extension and Outreach of Boone and Story Counties to host training sessions starting on August 17.

June 24, 2019

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is conducting farmland leasing meetings across 12 different sites in Central Iowa during late July and August. Meeting sites include Boone, Gladbrook, Newton, Adel, Grinnell, Altoona, Nevada, Indianola, Greenfield, Winterset, Marshalltown and Knoxville and are coordinated by county ISU Extension and Outreach offices.

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