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with CHARLES BROWN Farm Management Specialist 

Transitioning the farm to the next generation is a lengthy process. What are the top ten mistakes that should be avoided?  Should assets be transferred before death? 

These questions and more will be addressed at this meeting Call 641-472-4166 to register before  January 22. Cost $10.00 

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Jefferson County

When you need to make decisions that affect your family, farm, business or community, come to us. Iowa State University Extension has research-based information and education to help you. Jefferson County Extension brings Iowa State University resources to you.

County News

December 5, 2019

Fairifled Middle School Leadership Lift Group is hositng a toy drive to give toys to the University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital. We are excepting donations Monday, December 9th-Friday December 13th. With drop off locations at the Fairfield Middle School or the Jefferson County Extension Office. 

November 21, 2019

The weekend after Thanksgiving is traditionally when most Christmas tree buying occurs.

November 18, 2019


November 18, 2019

 Over 44 million people provide unpaid assistance and support to older adults. November is National Family Caregivers Month and a good time to recognize the contribution these individuals are making to their families. Learn about caregivers and support available. 


November 14, 2019

Unwind and enjoy an off-farm experience with other farm couples

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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