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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Lucas County

Welcome to Lucas County Extension's website. Browse through the pages to see information from Iowa State University Extension and Lucas County Extension. We hope you enjoy your visit and come back soon.

2018 Lucas County Fair July 20-26th, 2018

Saturday, July 21:  Dog Show
Sunday, July 22:  Horse Show
Monday, July 23:  Pet, Poultry & Rabbit Show, Goat & Sheep Show
Tuesday, July 24:  Clover Sprout Expo, Swine Show
Wednesday, July 25:  Beef Shows
Thursday, July 26:  Livestock Sale

2017 Stakeholder Report



Regular office hours are Monday through Thursday, 8:00 to 12:00 and 12:30 to 4:30

This office is closed if the Chariton Schools are closed due to inclement weather.

Days for 2018 Lucas County Office is closed:

May 28 (Memorial Day)
July 4 (Independence Day)
September 3 (Labor Day)
November 22 (Thanksgiving)
December 24 &25 (Christmas holiday)

County News

February 6, 2018

Stress can sometimes be traced to a single overwhelming event:  a job loss, family change, or natural disaster.  Much stress, however, creeps up gradually as people try to cram more activities into their lives or make their dollar stretch too far.  Families can plan to better manage their resources and reduce stress.  

January 31, 2018

Meet Joyce Lash, your Extension Specialist in Family Finance.  

January 29, 2018

Help for parents to understand their child's growth mentally, emotionally, physically and socially during the first five years of life.  

December 12, 2017

Get rid of the old and get $$ for others

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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