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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach builds partnerships and provides research-based learning opportunities to improve the quality of life in Iowa. Our online resources offer you a way to quickly access and explore the broad variety of information and educational programs available. Connect with us when you need to make decisions that affect your family, community, business, or farm.  We look forward to serving you!

County News

November 3, 2021

The Science of Parenting team from Iowa State University has scheduled online workshops to help parents learn strategies to use. The two workshops are Understanding Research and Reality and Positive Discipline. Both workshops focus on the objective of sharing research-based information that fits each family’s own reality.

November 3, 2021

The local attendance site is 1417 North Franklin Street, Manchester. Pre-registration is required to attend the course which runs from 9 to 11 a.m. The registration fee is $35. To register or to obtain additional information about the CIC, contact the ISU Extension and Outreach Delaware County office at 563-927-4201.

October 27, 2021

The Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Pesticide Safety Education Program will be hosting live-streamed Commercial Continuing Instruction Courses (C-CIC) online training this fall as an additional opportunity for commercial pesticide applicators to be trained.  Attendees will need a computer and a good internet connection to participate in the programs.  Applicators can register by going to the Extension Store ( and searching for “Live Streamed”.

October 25, 2021

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Delaware County will host a Commercial Ag Weed, Insect, and Plant Disease Management Continuing Instruction Course (CIC) for commercial pesticide applicators Wednesday, November 17, 2021. The program, provided by the ISU Extension and Outreach Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP), is available at office locations across Iowa.

October 24, 2021

The Delaware County Master Gardeners celebrated another year of service and education on Tuesday, October 19th at the Delaware County Fairgrounds Pavilion. Since 1994 the Master Gardeners have been sharing their love of gardening and education in Delaware County.  The night was a celebration of service and friendship with a potluck style meal, awards ceremony, and educational entertainment. 




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