Carroll County

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Carroll County

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County News

March 16, 2018

Iowa counties began hiring their first extension agents over 100 years ago, establishing a partnership between local citizens and Iowa State University.  That commitment to deliver research and education to Iowans continues today as Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.  Plan to join Carroll County Extension and Outreach in celebrating 100 years on Friday, April 27th from 8:00 am to 10:00 at a Chamber Coffee and Open House.  
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach looks forward to being part of the ongoing life of  Carroll County for years to come. Thank you.

March 13, 2018

The 2018 Iowa Farm Custom Rate Survey is now available on-line! This very popular publication from ISU Extension serves as a guide for individuals who hire custom work or perform custom work within our state. The survey also includes rates for renting machinery and providing other machinery operations. Always keep in mind when sharing the survey, the custom rate charged for a service should cover the machinery expenses, including fuel and the operator’s labor.

March 1, 2018


April 23rd BeeKeeping Workshop is from 5:30-7:30 pm at the Carroll County Extension office- SPACE STILL AVAILABLE

Zack Koopman, ISU Agriculture Specialist, will lead a two-hour ‘Beekeeping Basics’ course designed to introduce the fundamentals of beekeeping and help attendees decide if this hobby is right for them.  

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January 25, 2018

Take ride on the “WILD” side and mark your calendar to attend Camp Wild June 11-13, 2018 at Camp Clover Woods near Madrid, Iowa.

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March 19, 2015

Looking for some different activities for the kids to do this summer?  Come celebrate Carroll County ISU Extension's 100th summer with us!!  Check out all the great opportunities available!!

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

20,000 Meals from the Heartland

Nothing brings people together quite like working shoulder to shoulder in hairnets and packaging 20,000 meals in an hour. During a Meals from the Heartland service project, ISU Extension and Outreach was networking with a purpose to fight hunger.

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