Clinton County

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Clinton County

Clinton County Extension brings research-based information from Iowa State University Extension to you. We offer education and programs that provide our county with "Information for Everyday Living."

Regular Office Hours

Monday-Thursday 8:00am-4:30 pm, Friday 8:00 am-1:00 pm


Clinton County 4-H & Youth Development

Clinton County Master Gardener (click on item for information)

AG and Natural Resources (click on item for information)

Ag Programs and Conferences (click on item for information / registration)


AG Forms and Documents (click on item to view and print)

2019 Fall Pesticide Continuing Instruction Courses

  • Aquatic, Forest and Right-of-Way Pest Management - Categories:  2, 5, 6 and 10 (October 16)
  • Mosquito/Public Health Pest Management - Categories:  7D, 8, and 10 (October 24)
  • Ornamental and Turfgrass - Categories 3O, 3T, 3OT and 10 (November 13)
  • Fumigation - Categories: 7C and 10  (November 19)
  • Commercial Ag Weed, Insect and Plant Disease Management - Categories:  1A, 1B, 1C and 10 (November 20)
  • Pest Control Operators - Categories: 7A, 7B, 8 and 10 (December 4)
  • Aerial Applicators - Categories 11 and 10 (Can be viewed throughout year - call to schedule date and time)
To get email notifications of pesticide trainings, please sign-up at:



Extension to Families (click on item to view information)

Clinton County Extension Council 

Clinton County Fair 2019:  July 17 - 21

County News

April 16, 2019

Do you help take care of child with special health and behavorial needs? Powerful Tools for Caregivers is an educational series designed to provide tools you need to take care of yourself and better prepare yourself to take good care of your loved one.

February 6, 2019

Iowa State University Extension is offering several ServSafe® classes for food service professionals. ServSafe® training will provide knowledge every food service provider must know about food hazards and proper food handling practices in order to keep food safe and protect the establishment against the costly nightmare of a foodborne-illness outbreak. Participants will learn ways of prevention, regulatory requirements, and how to improve food quality.

February 6, 2019

Learn about the impact ISU Extension and Outreach has in your county. Read individual county program successes in food and the environment, health and well-being, economic development, and K-12 youth outreach.  Click here to read the 2018 Clinton County Stakeholders report

December 6, 2018

Looking for a unique gift to surprise your grandson, daughter or nephew this year? Give the gift of an experience they’ll love! We have several options to choose from for camps and trips in 2019.

September 15, 2017

Iowa State College was doing extension work with rural boys and girls before the Extension Service was established in 1906. During the first year of extension in the fall of 1906, corn and livestock judging contests were held in connection with fairs and institutes and with the schools; Clinton County was one of seven counties to conduct judging contests that year with The Clinton Commercial Club and county superintendent of schools playing an important part. Click Here to continue reading....

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

What Do We Do? We Serve All Iowans

Watch what happens when we invite some ISU Extension and Outreach staff to Hilton Coliseum for a conversation about what they really do. As they ask each other questions, they reach one conclusion: We serve all Iowans.  

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