Carroll County

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Carroll County

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County News

February 15, 2019

You are invited to a CROP FAIR on March 7, 2019 from 9 to noon at the Coon Rapids Legion Hall.  This FREE Crop Fair is designed to give you direct access to timely information that can help make your operation more profitable.  Join us for breakfast and lunch and listen to some great speakers discuss market outlooks, DOT rules and regulations that affect your farm operation and creating long-term profitabilty opportunities through the Iowa Corn Checkoff. RSVP's are appreciated at or calling 515-225-9242. 

January 14, 2019

Commercial Pesticide trainings will be held this spring at the Carroll County Extension Office on the following dates:

Commercial Ag, Weed, Insect and Plant Disease Management - February 26, 2019 at 9:00 am
Seed Treatment
- February 27, 2019 at 9:00 am
Ornamental and Turfgrass
- March 6, 2019 at 9:00 am
Certified Handlers
-  March 13, 2019 at 9:00 am

child care
January 3, 2019

Choose from the following options for Childcare Provider Trainings available in Carroll County:
February 18-Preschoolers and Pennies  ***NEW OFFERING***
April 15-Color Me Healthy
All classes are approved for Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS) Child Care Professional Development, and Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP).

December 17, 2018

Private Pesticide training will be held at the Carrollton Inn on  February 21, 2019 at 1:30 pm.  You DO NOT need to pre-register. Thanks to United Bank of Iowa for providing refreshments this year.  For test dates and locations check the IDALS Pesticide Bureau website

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February 6, 2019

Save the Date: Camp WILD-June 8-10, 2019

Take ride on the “WILD” side and mark your calendar to attend Camp Wild June 8-10, 2019 at Camp Clover Woods near Madrid, Iowa.

Try something new this year.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

What Can You Learn in 2019?

This year, try something new. Become a Master Gardener or a 4-H volunteer. Learn new ways to strengthen your family, protect the monarchs, make healthy choices and more. Contact your ISU Extension and Outreach county office for details.

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