Kossuth County


Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Kossuth County

When you need to make decisions that affect your family, farm, business or community, look to Iowa State University Extension and Outreach of Kossuth County for unbiased, research-based information and education to help you make better decisions!

Office Hours: Monday - Thursday, 9:00 - 4:00 pm

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, when visiting our office please utilize our service window, or reach out to us via phone or email.

2020 Fair Results - CLICK HERE!


2020 Fair Photos & Videos - CLICK HERE!*

To view live streamings through Facebook Live, visit our Kossuth County 4-H - Iowa Facebook page!

Kossuth County 4-H and FFA Static Exhibit Showcase - COMING SOON!

Livestock Show Programs

Sunday, August 2:          Dog Show

Monday, August 3:          Beef Show         Goat Show        Sheep Show

Tuesday, August 4:         Swine Show         Rabbit Show

Wednesday, August 5:          Pet Show          Pen & Carcass Show

Thursday, August 6:          Horse Performance Show         Poultry Show

Friday, August 7:          Horse Games Show         Bottle/Bucket Calf Show

Upcoming Meeting Info:


Quick Links:

County News

July 21, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Extension staff in partnership with the Kossuth County Extension Council and Kossuth County Fair Board have made the difficult decision to not host the 2020 Kossuth County Fair premium auction.  A Livestock Premium Fund has been created in its place.

July 17, 2020

Governor Reynolds, Secretary Naig, Iowa Beef Producers Launch "Beef Up Iowa" to Help Feed Iowans

Partnership with Iowa State University, Iowa Food Bank Association

Meeting Flyer
July 14, 2020

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach in Kossuth County is hosting a farmland leasing meeting on Thursday, August 13th, at 6:30 pm, to address questions that land owners, tenants, or other interested individuals have about farmland leasing.

July 10, 2020

Static exhibits will be judged in a non-conference format. Exhibit drop-off will be Wednesday, July 29th & exhibits will be judged Thursday, July 30th. See article for full details & schedule. 

June 29, 2020

Fair Entry is now open for entries to be made for the Kossuth County Fair. 

Fair Entry Deadline for Livestock & Static exhibits is July 15th

Fair Entry Deadline for Communication events & Clothing events is July 20th. 

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Here for You. Now. Always.

For over 100 years, ISU Extension and Outreach has been serving Iowans. As our state recovers from COVID-19, we’ll continue to deliver research-based education and information. We’re here for you now. And for the next 100 years.

Read More

Share |