County News

March 30, 2020

The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship has waived the deadline for pesticide applicators to meet recertification requirements, following a proclamation by Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds March 22.

March 19, 2020

Times have changed since great grandma was canning for her family.

March 19, 2020

New Bee Law Website

March 5, 2020

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach offers two-hour classes for anyone interested in being certified to sell morel and oyster mushrooms within the state of Iowa. 

February 26, 2020

ISU Extension and Outreach is joining industry partners to offer five workshops on the maintenance issues faced by facility managers and maintenance crews.

February 6, 2020

Washington County Extension Women in Agriculture 2020 Conference scheduled March 28, 2020.

January 13, 2020

Noble Knights & Spartan Life are 4-H and Big Brothers Big Sisters after-school clubs that meet to provide positive interpersonal and intrapersonal development opportunities for youth who have significant adversity in their lives, relatively few sources of support, and/or relatively few sources of school connection.

October 3, 2019

Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach hosted an Ag Exploration Day for area high school students on Thursday, Sept. 5 at the Southeast Research Farm near Crawfordsville.  

October 1, 2019

Human Sciences Extension and Outreach newsletter encourages positive life-style changes in nutrition and wellness

July 1, 2019

The ServSafe Food Safety Training program provides training to restaurant and foodservoce professionals.  For information on training offered by Iowa State University and Extension click here. 

April 26, 2019

Brick Orders!

April 24, 2019

The Iowa City Noon Rotary Club presented the McNutt 4-H Rotary Leadership Award to two outstanding Johnson County 4-H youth on April 18.   

April 24, 2019

The third edition of the multi-state guide on insecticide applications to protect ash trees from emerald ash borer was recently published and is available on line.

March 28, 2019

Recent rains, floods and excess water could mean changes to your management and grazing practices, as well as current and future feed supplies. 

March 13, 2019

Each year 4-Hers from Iowa, Johnson, Keokuk, and Washington Counties attend this trip making it a perfect time to make new 4-H friends, explore a city in the Midwest and make memories that last will last a lifetime. 

January 16, 2019

Resources to deal with farm stress, market stress, youth stress, marriage stress, women’s stress, men’s stress, and grief compiled by our ISU dairy team.

January 11, 2018

Iowa has one of the highest rates of elevated radon levels in the nation.

July 26, 2017

We are extending Iowa State University's knowledge to you. 

September 23, 2016

Helpful Information when dealing with flooding.

September 6, 2016

The University of Wisconsin–Madison published research saying that an Atmospheric Steam Canner is safe to use for home canning of acidic foods such as fruits, or acidified foods such as salsa or pickles, as long as the following guidelines are observed.

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