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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Cedar County

Welcome to the Cedar County Extension and Outreach website! We offer an array of services designed to help with a variety of needs. Our office provides research based information and education on agriculture, environment, business, community, healthy living, families and youth to improve the quality of life in our communities. 
Monday-Friday 8:00AM - 4:00PM

If you have any needs or would like to confirm information or programming, please call 563-886-6157.
Some Staff are still working remotely at this time so you can reach out via e-mail. Please see our "Staff" webpage (https://www.extension.iastate.edu/cedar/staff) for all staff e-mail addresses.
Thank you for your understanding in this unprecedented time.

Preserve the Taste of Summer-All About Apples and Totally Tomatoes

Child Care Providers Online Trainings 

Rethinking Your Retirement During COVID-19

Noon Hour Power - September Food Preservation 101

 

 

 

Have You Been Impacted by the August 10th Derecho? Disaster Case Managers Can Help

Birding in Cedar County

Powerful Tools For Caregivers - Feeling stretched caring for an adult with chronic conditions? 

 

 

Easy links to Extension Resources

Horticulture resources
https://www.extension.iastate.edu/ag/home-horticulture-resources

https://store.extension.iastate.edu/Topic/Yard-and-Garden/Gardening?S=0&A=0&F=0

Food Preservation
https://store.extension.iastate.edu/Topic/Food-Nutrition-and-Health/Food-Preservation?S=0&A=0&F=0

Finance resources
https://www.extension.iastate.edu/humansciences/finance

Parenting
https://blogs.extension.iastate.edu/scienceofparenting/

https://www.extension.iastate.edu/sfp10-14/

Nutrition and Wellness
https://spendsmart.extension.iastate.edu/

Relationships
ELEVATE Series for Couples; please note, individuals can attend without their spouse.  We do not want to exclude anyone.  This is a series program offered during the lunchtime 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm, for seven weeks.  Registration is not required to attend this series.  It is a Connect format and links to information and handouts will be provided during the workshop.  Individuals are encouraged to sign in 10 minutes prior to 12:30 to be in the room and ready to begin.  
Agriculture
There is a QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer Suicide Prevention) Series for our Agricultural Community you may want to share.  There are many opportunities to attend in the coming weeks.  It is NOT a series, there are just several opportunities to attend. We have identified it as a workshop for the Agricultural Community as the scenarios and discussion are farmer/ag based.  It is free and there is a certificate of completion.  Registration is required because we have to obtain an email to send participants digital copies of things we would typically give them physically and provide them with their certificate.  There is also a class limit for facilitation purposes so if one is full, encourage individuals to try and sign up for another.  This might be a great opportunity of Professional Development for extension and outreach members. (other audiences will be added later)
 

 

4-H Information for Cedar County 

 
Cedar County Endowment Fund
 
Cedar County Agricultural Extension Council Meeting Information

 

Commercial Pesticide Applicator Training and Certification

2019 Stakeholder Report

 

 
ServSafe Information

 

County News

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September 9, 2020

Southeast Iowa Ag team new quarterly AGnewsletter. 

July 22, 2020

Focus is on improving communication to benefit all parties involved in leasing arrangements

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May 19, 2020

To help Iowans safely preserve foods, ISU Extension and Outreach is hosting a virtual Food Preservation 101 course. Food Preservation 101 is a general overview that highlights the key information Iowans need to know to get started preserving food at home.

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