Jones County

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Help shape the leaders of tomorrow. Volunteer today!

Learn it. Grow it. Teach it. Become a Master Gardener.

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.  

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Jones County

The Jones County Extension Office welcomes you to our website! We offer a variety of services to to help you with your needs. We provide research based information and education on public issues, food and nutrition, health, financial management, agriculture, environment, family relationships and youth development to improve the quality of life in your community.

Job Opening - County Youth Coordinator
Cover Letter and Resumes accepted through 2/23/18 at 5pm to jenfisch@iastate.edu (click on link above for job description)
Job Opening - 4-H Food Stand Manager
The Jones County 4-H is accepting applications for the position of 4-H Food Stand Manager at the Great Jones County Fair. This is a temporary contracted position that will last from July 1, 2018 to July 31, 2018. Application deadline: February 23, 2018. AA/EEOE. See Job description and Application 
Job Opening - Americore Summer Staff 
The position  is responsible for faciliatating ISUEO Jones County Summer Disocvery programs.  The position includes working with youth in communites across Jones County, developing our Maker Space Summer Discovery program, and assisting to meet the needs of youth programming in Jones County.  Job Description

County News

February 19, 2018

Area hay and forage producers are invited to attend the 35rd Annual Eastern Iowa Hay Producers Association (EIHPA) Annual Meeting and Conference on Thursday, March 15, 2018 at Buzzy’s in Welton.  Registration will begin at 10:00 a.m. with the program scheduled to begin at 10:30 a.m.

December 27, 2017

Agriculture Coffee Discussion Meeting on Dicamba. 

December 21, 2017

Give the Gift of a Camp Experience to 4th to 6th Grade 4-H members

Overnight camp at Pictured Rocks

February 9-10, 2018

Registration deadline January 29, 2018

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Summit: Youth Share Stories for Social Justice

Iowa youth shared their stories about social justice during a youth summit focused on service and honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Difficult conversations led to friendship and determination to work together for a better future and a better Iowa. ISU Extension and Outreach’s 4-H program was a sponsor of the event.  

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

February 20, 2018 01:35 PM

Area hay and forage producers are invited to attend the 35th annual Eastern Iowa Hay Producers Association meeting and conference on...

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