Buchanan County

Symposium is right around the corner! Make sure you have you registration in!

Farmers Market web page is NEW and exciting. Click on the picture to get to the website full of information!

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

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.


                                                                     We wish you the best of Birthdays!
Grace Anton   Ben Copenhaver   Eastyn Hoyle   Owen Miller   Carter Wilgenbusch   Tucker Berns   Megan Corkery    Rachel Knepper   Tabitha Smith Clay Wilgenbusch   Victoria Brewer   Leo Dettbarn Kimberly Krogmann   Natalie Svoboda   Skyler Zuck   Maggie Brockmeyer   Logan Duffy   Addyson Sweeney   Bethany Cook   Spencer Giddings Derrick Lindsay   Michael Thomas 

County News

February 1, 2018

Are you a 4-Her or an FFA member who participates in the Poultry events at fair?

Are you between the ages of 16 to 21?

Do you want to share your knowledge of the poultry industry with others? 

February 1, 2018
Stay up-to-date on 4-H happenings!
Sand Symposium
January 5, 2018

Please join the Buchanan County Master Gardeners for their annual public gardening symposium, to be held on Saturday, February 24, 2018. 

May 9, 2016
Released today!
April 13, 2016

Ashley Sherrets [Buchanan County ISU Extension] Honored at Urban Forestry Awards Luncheon

Winter Weather Cancellation Policy:

Buchanan County ISU Extension and Outreach follows the Independence School Districts' delays and closings policy (only) when it comes to road conditions; therefore the office will delay opening for the same amount of time, or close if school is cancelled.  Whenever possible, we will notify the TV stations about any interruption to our regular schedule as well.  Programming scheduled during those times will be re-scheduled.


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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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

February 16, 2018 03:15 PM

ISU Extension and Outreach has published the Field Crop Scouting book as an online learning tool for crop scouts and other agricultural...

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