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County News

May 11, 2022

ISU Extension and Outreach Humboldt and Pocahontas counties will offer “On Their Own and OK”  a workshop for all youth in 4th, 5th and 6th grade.  This 4-H program is designed to strengthen skills in youth who may care for themselves and/or siblings for short periods of time.

April 5, 2022

Calling all 7th and 8th grade 4-H members in Buena Vista, Hamilton, Hardin, Humboldt, Pocahontas, and Webster Counties! 

April 5, 2022

Crop producers and custom operators can gain insight into custom rates, with the custom rate survey published by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

April 1, 2022

Consumer horticulture specialists with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach answer common questions about spring blooms.

January 9, 2022

It is now that time of year for 4-H Enrollment and Re-enrollment. Humboldt County 4-H would like to help you “Find Your Spark”. 4-H Online 2.0 is ready and active for use, you are able to enroll (4th -12th graders). Please remember that you have to enroll each year for the 4-H year. Remember the web address is,

Links to our most popular publications:

2021 Cash Rent Survey - Cash rental rates presented are the result of a survey of farmers, landowners, agricultural lenders, real estate brokers, and professional farm manners.

2022 Iowa Farm Custom Rate SurveySurvey of Iowa farmers, custom operators, and farm managers on rates expected to be charged or paid for custom machine work.

ISU Land Value Survey

2020 Humboldt County Stakeholders Report - Iowa State University Extension and Outreach connects the needs of Iowans with Iowa State research and resources. We listen, learn, and work with the people of Humboldt County for a #STRONGIOWA.

A listing of all ISUE publications by topic:

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Publications

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Ignite Innovation to Fight Food (In)Security

Iowa high school students spent several weeks developing action plans to address food insecurity challenges in their communities. They presented their innovative solutions during Iowa State's IGNITE Innovation Showcase.

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