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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BUCHANAN COUNTY ISU EXTENSION AND OUTREACH OFFICE HOURS ARE 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM MONDAY- FRIDAY   __________________________________________________________________________________________________

           4-H and FFA News  

  • April Newsletter - see all newsletters here
  • 4-H'ers please RE-ENROLL in ia.4honline.com starting September 1!  FFA members, please click here to enroll.
  • 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 
We are updating our CIC contact list.  If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please fill out this form

Register for the 13th Annual Master Gardener Symposium todayClick here for the details and registration form!

  Local Foods & Farmers Market News

County News

4-h and FFA
February 26, 2018
Stay up-to-date on 4-H & FFA happenings!
December 10, 2014

The winter edition of Acreage Living  features articles including winter care for horses, planning a spring vegetable garden, home energy savings tips, estimating costs of pasture and hay production, starting a bird feeding program and more.

June 21, 2012

The attached 21 slides, with narration, will take only 15 minutes to watch, but will help you understand the septic system better.

May 8, 2012

Read about it and watch the video about how the Barn Quilts got started in Iowa.

Info here

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

What Do We Do? We Serve All Iowans

Watch what happens when we invite some ISU Extension and Outreach staff to Hilton Coliseum for a conversation about what they really do. As they ask each other questions, they reach one conclusion: We serve all Iowans.  

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