Dallas County Homepage

Join Dallas County 4-H Today!

Apply to become a Master Gardener!

Help Farmers Cope with Stress.



Ag & Natural Resources.
Health & Well-Being.
K-12 Youth Outreach.
Economic Development.

Creating a Strong Iowa.

Keep up-to-date with our latest news!

Follow us on Social Media

Facebook - Dallas County Extension


Facebook - Dallas County 4-H








COVID-19 Update

The Dallas County Extension staff are working,

but to keep everyone safe we ask that you make an appointment or send an email. 



Staff contact information.     

We take serving Iowans seriously which is why we are prioritizing the health and safety of our community and staff.

Up-to-date information can be found on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
and Iowa Department of Public Health webpages. 

County News

October 9, 2020

It is now time to enroll for the 4-H year!  For those planning to show at the Dallas County Fair in  July, 2021 the deadline to enroll is May 15 for all re-enrolling members to have fees paid and re-enrolled through 4HOnline.  

New members are welcome to join at anytime. 

Sweet Potatoes
October 13, 2020

Summer vegetables can still be harvested late in the season, but it is important to know when to harvest. The following are some tips that can help.

October 6, 2020

Iowa rural development guru Bill Menner featured on latest Back to Business Iowa podcast

October 6, 2020

Three-year project helps connect veterans with agricultural opportunities

September 22, 2020

Have more apples and tomatoes than you can eat? Preserve them!



 The Science of Parenting Blog
  Words On Wellness Newsletter

Words on Wellness (WOW) promotes a healthy lifestyle. Get reliable, research-based information about nutrition, exercise, and food safety.



Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Real Connections, Caring Hearts

2020 has been a tough year. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will continue to deliver research-based education and information and engage with Iowans on issues that will lead to recovery. Together, we will build a strong Iowa.  

Read More

Share |