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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Humboldt County

Humboldt County Extension builds partnerships and provides research-based learning opportunities to improve quality of life in Iowa. We have the resources to help with your business, family, farm, or community.

We are currently taking applications for the 4-H Food Stand Manager for the 2020 Humboldt County Fair.  Applications will be accepted thru May 8, 2020 or until position is filled. 
Applications can be emailed to kaxne@iastate.edu or mailed to Humboldt County Extension, 727 Sumner Ave  Humboldt, IA 50548.

OFFICE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC
We take serving Iowans seriously, which is why we are prioritizing the health and safety of our community and staff, and closing our office to the public until further notice.
Staff will be working remotely.  If you have any needs or would like to confirm information or programming, please call our office at 515-332-2201 or email:
Office Manager, Kim Axne at kaxne@iastate.edu
County Youth Coordinator, Kiersten Beilke at kbeilke@iastate.edu
Program Coordinator, Lexi Seuntjens at seuntjen@iastate.edu
Thank you for your understanding in this unprecedented time.
 

County News

bowl of pasta salad
May 28, 2020

This month's issue of "News You Can Use" Is focused on cooking with pasta.  

May 28, 2020
  • Men's Health Month
  • Frozen Pudding Sandwhiches Recipe
  • Keep Active While Social Distancing
  • Nutrition Updates
  • How to Know if a Recipe is Safe
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May 27, 2020

ISU Extension is partnering with ICCC to offer this free on-line workshop on Jun 11 from 4-5 p.m.

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May 27, 2020

New information for testing from IDALS.

May 27, 2020

May 26, 2020 / Volume. 7, Issue 8

  • Commercial Pesticide Applicator Testing
  • Sidedressing Liquid Potassium
  • Pesticide Labels
  • Precipitation and Growing Degree Day Units since April 1
  • Upcoming Events
  • Links to Additional Resources


Links to our most popular publications:

2020 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.

2020 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.

2019 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.

2019 Iowa Farm Custom Rate Survey - Survey of Iowa farmers, custom operators, and farm managers on rates expected to be charged or paid for custom machine work.

2019 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.

Iowa Land Value Survey - The Iowa Land Value Survey, directed by Michael Duffy, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Farm Management Specialist and professor of economics, is a topic of great interest. The survey has been conducted annually since 1941, and is the only statewide survey that collects information on land values in each of Iowa's 99 counties.

 

A listing of all ISUE publications by topic:

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Publications



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