Buchanan County

Click here for the IFM webpage!

JoAnn Fabric store has partnered with 4-H! This is amazing! Great deal and support for a wonderful program!

Click here to join Clover Kids or 4-H! 

Buchanan County ISU Extension and Outreach provides educational opportunities for economic development, food and the environment, health and well-being, and K-12 youth outreach.
We meet local needs, so Buchanan County can be an even better place for the next generation.


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           4-H and FFA News  

  • Find out what 4-H entails and how to JOIN TODAY!
  • See all 4-H/FFA newsletters here.
  • NEW: YQCA Trainings are available online or in-person.  Sign in here to see what's available.  FSQA is no longer available.
  • 2019 Buchanan County Fair 4-H/FFA Information - click here!

Leaders & Educators

 Agriculture & Horticulture News
2019 CIC Course Schedule - Buchanan County 

Register today for the 2020 Commercial Pesticide Trainings in Buchanan County!  Click here to register or call the office.
Download the 2020 Training Schedule here.
We are updating our CIC contact list.  If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please fill out this form


  Local Foods & Farmers Market News

County News

November 13, 2019

Food is an important part of holiday traditions for most families, but those special holiday foods can increase your grocery bills. If you don’t want to bust your budget on special foods and ingredients over the holidays, check out these tips – some of them may work for you!

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November 15, 2019

Registration recommended. Call 319-334-7161.

November 13, 2019

By Susan Taylor, ISU Extension Field Specialist II - Families
Does your home have fuel-burning appliances?  For example: gas range, gas dryer, gas hot water heater, gas furnace and an attached garage.  All of these can be sources of  carbon monoxide gas.

Info here

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Searching for Accessibility: Lauren’s Story

Iowa State University graduate Lauren Berglund, who is legally blind, talks about the importance of accessibility on campus. She’s encouraged by ISU Extension and Outreach’s initiative to make all extension educational materials accessible.

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