County News

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February 13, 2020

5th-8th Graders - Join the Ricochet Leadership Adventure March 13 and 14
Boone and Story County 5th-8th graders are invited to Ricochet March 13 & 14, 2020, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Story County Extension office. Youth learn about leadership attitudes and information, and develop communication, decision-making and stress management skills through interactive experiences.

February 10, 2020

Crop profit margins are tight once again as more farms face cash flow and working capital constraints. Deal with that stress in a positive way by using some of the many resources ISU Extension and Outreach offer.

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January 27, 2020

4-H members in Kindergarten through 9th grade from Boone and Story Counties are invited to help ISU students preparing to become math teachers at a one-time problem solving activity April 13, 6-7 p.m. at 1680 in Lagomarcino Hall on the ISU Campus. Complete permission forms by March 21.

Colorful list of STEM festival sponsors
January 16, 2020

Join us in sharing the excitement of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) with students and families across Boone County!

October 7, 2019

Are you interested in learning how to quilt in a fun, hands-on way?   There are three different Beginners Quilting Workshops scheduled for 4th through 12th graders.  Limit of 8 youth per workshop and registration is online.  

September 24, 2019

Interested in joining 4-H? Click here to find out more!

Stressed person
February 14, 2018

Farm life with its country setting often is idealized, but as the complications and pace of agriculture have increased, so have the physical and mental demands on farmers.

January 16, 2018
November 29, 2017

If you have an interest in gardening and would like to volunteer in your community, check out the Boone County Master Gardener program!

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