Carroll County

Carroll County ISU Extension and Outreach Celebrates 100 Years

Vice President, Dr. John Lawrence, presents a 100-year commerative plaque

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Carroll County

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October 9, 2018

Carroll, Iowa – Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Carroll County office will offer the Mosquito/Public Health Pest Management Continuing Instruction Course (CIC) for commercial pesticide applicators Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018. The program provided by the ISU Extension and Outreach Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP) can be seen at office locations across Iowa.The local attendance site for the Oct. 25 CIC will be at the Carroll County Extension Office. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. followed by sessions from 9 to 11:30 a.m. The registration fee is $35 on or before Oct. 18 and $45 after Oct. 18. To register or to obtain additional information about the CIC, contact Julee Grell at the ISU Extension and Outreach Carroll County office 712-792-2364.

October 9, 2018

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will host Agricultural Outlook meetings across Iowa in November and December. Locally, the meeting will be held on November 12, 2018, from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm, with lunch at 11:30 am at the Carroll County ISU Extension and Outreach office in Carroll. Registration fee is $25.  To register, call the Extension and Outreach office in Carroll, 712-792-2364.The program will feature information presented by specialists from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. Some locations will also provide expertise from Iowa State University agricultural legal experts and Extension and Outreach field agronomists, who will give participants a realistic expectation of production prices and tactics to decrease costs to get to a profitable margin. Specific topics will vary to provide a regional focus for participants.The sessions are open to the public; however pre-registration is requested two days prior to the date of the event. Speakers, registration fees and provided meals vary by location. For locations, times and program content, contact your farm management field specialist or visit www.extension.iastate.edu/agdm/info/meetings.html Find this and other programming offered by your local Extension and Outreach offices at www.extension.iastate.edu. Click “Locate a county office”.

 

 

September 20, 2018

Carroll, Iowa – Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Carroll County office will host an Aquatic, Forest and Right-of-Way Continuing Instruction Course (CIC) for commercial pesticide applicators on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. The program provided by the ISU Extension and Outreach Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP) can be seen at office locations across Iowa.  The local attendance site for the Oct. 17 CIC is at the Carroll County Extension Office. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. followed by sessions from 9 to 11:30 a.m. The registration fee is $35 on or before Oct. 10 and $45 after Oct. 10. To register or to obtain additional information about the CIC, contact Julee Grell at the ISU Extension and Outreach Carroll County office at 712-792-2364 or juleeg@iastate.edu

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September 19, 2018

Are you a social service provider who wants to be better equipped to initiate basic discussions about money management with your clients?  Are you a caring volunteer, clergy member, or someone with an interest in helping others take steps towards financial stability and self-sufficiency?  Your Money, Your Goals provides a financial empowerment tookit for those working in social services.  Join us November 1, 2018 from 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. at Carroll County ISU Extension and Outreach.  CEU's available.

September 14, 2018
AMES, Iowa ― Erika Lundy has been hired as a beef specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
A graduate of Iowa State University, Lundy has spent the last four years as a program specialist with the Iowa Beef Center, working with producers, industry leaders and other stakeholders across the state to develop new extension educational programming. She has also headed research projects on grazing cover crops, implant strategies in feedlots and fescue tolerance effects on cow reproduction.
Lundy will be housed in the ISU Extension and Outreach Adair County office and will work with producers in the southwest part of the state. 

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