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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Franklin County

We are your access to research-based information and services through Iowa State University, helping improve the quality of life in our communities.

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Franklin County 2020 Stakeholders Report

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Disaster Recovery Website - resources for COVID-19, drought, flooding, severe weather, fire and bullying. When events and conditions warrant, additional resources will be added.

"Finding Answers Now" - great resources for unexpected events

Soil Samples & Testing - find your answers here

Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic -  find your answers here




County News

April 1, 2021

Turfgrass specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach offers these steps to get your lawn off to a good start.

April 1, 2021

The annual soil management and land valuation conference returns May 19, with expert insight from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

March 31, 2021

Producers will learn practical management techniques to enhance the safety and health of their on-farm visitors, with lessons by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

March 31, 2021

Prices paid for tillage, planting, harvesting and more are available in the latest survey from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

March 30, 2021

Winemakers in northeast Iowa will explain common wines during webinars offered by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.



4-H Monthly Newsletter - 4-H news for Franklin County
Words on Wellness "WOW" Newsletter - Your extension connection to nutrition and fitness
NC Iowa Agronomy Connection Newsletter - by Angie Rieck-Hinz, ISU Extension Field Agronomist
Yard, Garden, Horticulture & Home Pest News - filled with articles to help with your yard and garden, current horticulture, plant care, pest management, and common household pests written by Iowa State University Specialists
Ag Decision Maker Newsletter - An agricultural economics and business web site

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