Jones County

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Families make sure you take time to check out the many scholarships that are available thorugh Jones County Extension as well as other partners in Jones County like the Cattlemen and Pork Producers.  

Clover Kids is a FUN 4-H youth program specially designed for children in Kindergarten - 3rd grade. Clover Kids fosters positive relationships and builds valuable life skills through a variety of hands-on activities. 

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Jones County

Welcome to the Jones County Extension and Outreach website! We offer an array of services designed to help with a variety of needs. Our office provides research based information and education on agriculture, environment, business, community, healthy living, families and youth to improve the quality of life in our communities. 

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County News

March 8, 2021

The 2021 Jones County Derby Swine Weigh-In will be held from 8:00-10:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 10, 2021, at the Great Jones County Fairgrounds in the Small Animal Barn. Check out our exhibitor letter, 2021 Livestock Project Requirements for Swine and the state PEDV documents here. 

March 3, 2021

The 2021 4-H/FFA dog workshops have been announced! If you are planning to show a dog for 4-H or FFA at the 2021 Great Jones County Fair, you must attend workshops based on what year you are as a member will determine how many you have to attend to be eligible to show.  

March 1, 2021

Learn more about the 4-H/FFA Broiler/Roaster Futurity/Pen of 3 project for the 2021 Great Jones County Fair Poultry Show. Order form and letter included. 

February 25, 2021

The 2021 4-H Horse Clinics have been announced! If you are planning to show a horse for 4-H or FFA at the 2021 Great Jones County Fair, you must attend one of these workshops with your horse to be eligible to show.  

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