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The emerald ash borer has not yet been found in Cerro Gordo county. For information, click here.

Cerro Gordo County Extension has moved to 601 S. Illinois Ave., Mason City!

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Cerro Gordo County

ISU Extension in Cerro Gordo County serves Iowans through five program areas: Agriculture and Natural Resources, Business and Industry, Communities, Families, 4-H Youth Development.
ISU Extension in Cerro Gordo County serves as a resource to individuals and groups through publications, local workshops, and other programs.

Announcements:
 

Cerro Gordo Clover Kids Registration Form
Clear Creek Elementary Clover Kids Registration Form

4-H MONTHLY NEWSLETTER           Link to Iowa 4-H ONLINE

Crop and Soybean Clinic-2019
North Iowa Fair: July 18-21, 2019
Iowa State Fair:  August 8-18, 2019   

2017 Points of Pride for Cerro Gordo County!

Please check out the Events Calendar on the right side of this page to find out what's happening at Cerro Gordo County Extension!
 
Cerro Gordo County Extension is also on FACEBOOK!!      Cerro Gordo County 4-H is on FACEBOOK!!

County News

November 30, 2018

Cerro Gordo/Worth County Extension

Corn & Soybean Clinic – 2019

Bethel United Methodist Church – Manly, IA

Friday, December 14            9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Lunch is included with this program!

 

Agenda: 

9:30 A.M. Angie Rieck-Hinz, ISU Extension and Outreach Field Agronomist, “Private Farm Pesticide Recertification”

10:30 A.M. Erin Hodgson, ISU State Extension Entomologist, “2018 Crop Insect Pest Management

11:30 P.M. Chad Hart, ISU State Extension Crop Marketing Specialist, “Corn and Soybean Price Outlook/Weak Crop Profit Margins”

12:30 P.M. Noon Meal Courtesy of Area Agribusinesses

Brenda Schmitt – Human Sciences Field Specialist will talk upcoming sessions for learning more about Parkinson’s Disease, recognizing symptoms, understanding causes, and how treatment works.

1:30 P.MTammy Pruin, Farm Service Agency Director, (FSA) Office, “FSA Farm Support Payments for Soybeans and Corn for 2018 Crop”

2:30 P.M.   Adjourn

November 30, 2018

Cerro Gordo/Worth County Extension

Corn & Soybean Clinic – 2019

Bethel United Methodist Church – Manly, IA

Friday, December 14            9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Lunch is included with this program!

 

Agenda: 

9:30 A.M. Angie Rieck-Hinz, ISU Extension and Outreach Field Agronomist, “Private Farm Pesticide Recertification”

10:30 A.M. Erin Hodgson, ISU State Extension Entomologist, “2018 Crop Insect Pest Management

11:30 P.M. Chad Hart, ISU State Extension Crop Marketing Specialist, “Corn and Soybean Price Outlook/Weak Crop Profit Margins”

12:30 P.M. Noon Meal Courtesy of Area Agribusinesses

Brenda Schmitt – Human Sciences Field Specialist will talk upcoming sessions for learning more about Parkinson’s Disease, recognizing symptoms, understanding causes, and how treatment works.

1:30 P.MTammy Pruin, Farm Service Agency Director, (FSA) Office, “FSA Farm Support Payments for Soybeans and Corn for 2018 Crop”

2:30 P.M.   Adjourn

4-H
November 30, 2018

Find out what's happening in Cerro Gordo County 4-H! Now is the time to re-enroll in 4-H. Go to Link to Iowa 4-H ONLINE to enroll.

Your Money Your Future logo
November 14, 2018

Life is not about money - but how you deal with oney has a huge impact on your quality of life, your family's life, and the life of your community.

When you have sound information and strong skills, you can make your money work for you and for your future. You can manage your money effectively, make better financial decisions and live according to your priorities. With sound financial management you can be financially secure throughout your life span.

Writing Your Retirement Paycheck logo
November 14, 2018

Take steps now to make your resources last a lifetime by determining your income needs in retirement and gathering current information about your retirement savings to evaluate progress and determine new savings goals!

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