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4Rkids Preschool Scholarship and Program Opportunities

4Rkids Early Childhood Iowa is currently accepting preschool scholarship applications.

4-H Builds Friendship: Join 4-H Today February 23, 2021
Sign Up for 4-H!

It is now time to enroll for the 4-H year!  For those planning to show at the Dallas County Fair in July, 2022, 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. 

We Want You Survey Thumbnail August 23, 2022
ISU Extension and Outreach Wants to Hear from Iowans through Online Survey

Seeking input about technology, educational topics and key issues

Clayton County Team 2 August 5, 2022
Youth Test Pest Management Skills During 2022 Iowa Youth Crop Scouting Competition

Youth in grades 7-12 from across Iowa tested their integrated pest management skills through several tasks and challenges, both in the field and in the classroom, during the 12th annual Iowa Youth Crop Scouting Competition on July 28.

July 26, 2022
Spotted Lanternfly

While the spotted lanternfly has been  detected in Dallas County, at this time we do not believe there is an infestation. Find out more about this invasive insect. 

Master Gardener logo June 13, 2022
Become A Master Gardener

Do you like to garden and sharing your knowledge with others? 

June 6, 2022
Flooding Impacts on Crop Growth and Development

To much rain in your fields?  


Sylvia's Spinach Book February 9, 2022
StoryWalk™ in Perry // Cuento en el Parque

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach in Dallas County are partnering with Perry Public Library to provide a  StoryWalk™ reading and other activities. All are provided in both English and Spanish. 

Ask a Master Gardener September 21, 2021
Ask A Master Gardener

Get advice on your gardening problems from a local Master Gardener. 

Piggy bank with stack of change in piles next to it and a hand putting a coin in August 9, 2021
Retirement Planning Important for Child Care Professionals

Child care professionals often have difficulty envisioning a comfortable retirement because of self-employment, low wages or both.