Carroll County

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Carroll County

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November 17, 2020

2020/2021 West Central Iowa Private Pesticide Applicator Continuing Instruction Course (P-CIC)
Audubon, Carroll, Crawford, Greene, Guthrie, Harrison, Shelby Counties
Due to COVID-19 and social distancing requirements, Pre-Registration for ALL County Private Pesticide Applicator is REQUIRED.  

Please fill out all the information at the below link to register. If you are registering more than one applicator, please fill out a separate registration form for each.

If you have any questions please contact the Carroll County Extension Office at 712-792-2364 for more information.

November 13, 2020

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach-Carroll County Office is accepting applications for a temporary, part-time Summer Assistant to assist 30-40 hours per week with various office activities from mid-May through mid-August.  Qualifications include a minimum of a high school diploma, knowledge of 4-H, strong communication and organizational skills, up-to-date computer and technology skills, and ability to work some evenings and some weekends.  Complete job description available at the Carroll County Extension Office, 1205 W US Hwy 30, Suite G, Carroll, IA 51401 or by calling 712-792-2364.  Submit cover and application or resume with references to the Carroll County Extension and Outreach Office by February 12, 2021.  In accordance with ISU Extension’s Child Protection and Safety Policy, a background check will be competed on the selected applicant.  Carroll County Extension is an EEO/AA Employer.

November 9, 2020


The year 2020 brought many challenges and uncertainties to the world, and agriculture most definitely felt the impact.
Wild price swings, supply chain disruptions and economic hardships caused farmers across Iowa to review their finances and operating plan in great detail. During these difficult times- and any time farmers are looking for financial advice, they can turn to the Farm Financial Planning Program with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. Seven Farm Financial Associates are available to help, and will work one-on-one to develop confidential finanial plans that help producers across the state. The service is free for the client, and the financial associate can become as involed as the client wishes.  
For more information, contact Ann Johanns, education extension specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, at 515-337-2766 or
Corn Kernels with Crops TV Logo
November 9, 2020
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach announces a new program for delivering crop production information directly to farmers and agribusinesses. CropsTV provides the convenience of viewing at home, office or anywhere there’s an internet connection. Join the live broadcasts and interact with specialists, presenters and panelists. Or watch the recorded programs on-demand, on your schedule. Select from 45 topics from ISU faculty, staff and invited guest presenters. 
December 1, 2020 to February 4, 2021 with programs onTuesday, Wednesday and Thursday each week from 9:00 am to 10:00 am with 5 additional topics on Wednesdays at 1:00 pm 
Season pass is $45 • No early or late registration fees. • Includes all live webinars, ondemand viewing, materials, and CCA credits. • Access to all materials until March 15, 2021.
clover kids
September 11, 2020

Clover Kids in Carroll County may look a little different for a few months, but we are still excited to get the year going! Registration deadline is September 20!!

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