East Pottawattamie County

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Inspire Kids To Do - 2019 Pottawattamie County Fair

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: East Pottawattamie

ISU Extension and Outreach is part of Iowa State University. We take the university’s research and turn it into learning opportunities for Iowans. 

East Pottawattamie Office Hours: Monday - Thursday 7:30am-5pm


Join us for the 2020 Farm Bill Decisions Meeting:

Wednesday, December 4th || 1-3:30pm || Oakland Community Building || 614 Dr Van Zee Rd.


This meeting is designed to help producers, landlords and other agri-business professionals with ARC/PLC elections, enrollment process and tools available.

Topics and presenters include:

  • ARC/PLC Programs Rules & Regulations: USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) County Director
  • ARC/PLC Decisions, Using the ISU Payment Analyzer & Farm Financial Issues: Patrick Hatting, ISU Extension Farm Management Specialist
  • Farm Stress Management and Related Resources: ISU Extension Family Life Specialist

  The meeting will last approximately two and one-half hours. NO registration fee. Please call us 48 hours in advance to register: (712)482-6449

Need a Recipe?

Our Spend Smart. Eat Smart. team has a variety of easy and healthy choices!

Spend Smart. Eat Smart. Recipes


Remember to Preserve the Taste of Summer!

Click here for canning, freezing, and other food preservation guidence!

2019 Cash Rent Survey
2019 Iowa Farm Custom Rate Survey
2019 Farmland Value Survey

County News

November 7, 2019

Are you interested in being a 4-H project superintendent?

November 5, 2019

Take a look at the East Pottawattamie County Newsletter to stay up to date with the latest happenings! 

September 3, 2019

Join us in celebrating National 4-H Week: October 6 - 12, 2019!

August 21, 2019

County Youth Council applications are being accepted through 5:00pm September 12, 2019

July 23, 2019

2019 Pottawattamie County Fair Show Results

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Searching for Accessibility: Lauren’s Story

Iowa State University graduate Lauren Berglund, who is legally blind, talks about the importance of accessibility on campus. She’s encouraged by ISU Extension and Outreach’s initiative to make all extension educational materials accessible.

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