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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Lyon County

Lyon County is located in the far Northwest corner of Iowa, with many unique cooperative working relationships with bordering South Dakota, Minnesota, and Nebraska.
 
Take some time to explore our site and learn how ISU Extension and Outreach is Building a Strong Iowa.

 
Flooding Resources

To find information about dealing with flooding go to https://www.extension.iastate.edu/disasterrecovery/flooding.  

For specific information regarding beef cattle go to http://www.iowabeefcenter.org/floodresources.html.


 

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County News

March 20, 2019

ISU Extension and Outreach invites family caregivers to participate in the five-session Finances of Caregiving course beginning April 25. The course focuses on helping caregivers to make decisions and plan ahead. Caregivers are often adult children caring for their parents, grandparents or another relative, but they may also be parents caring for their young or adult child with special health or behavior needs. 

March 19, 2019

"PLUNGE! into 4-H" will be held April 26-27 at Camp Foster-YMCA near Spirit Lake. PLUNGE! is open to all 6th, 7th and 8th grade youth. Cost to attend is $60 per youth and includes lodging, food and activities. 

March 15, 2019

The I-29 Moo University collaborative will host a webinar for dairymen considering options for their facilities if they sell their cows at 12:00 noon on Friday, March 22. Presenters will address three topics of concern for making the enterprise transition.

March 15, 2019

SIBLEY, Iowa – Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach will host a child care provider training, “Preschoolers and Pennies: Read, Talk, Learn and Play” on Monday, April 15 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Osceola Community Hospital Wellness Center Multi-Purpose Room. The training is being provided at no cost thanks to the sponsorship of Lakes Partnerships for Protecting Children (PPC). Each attendee will also receive one free set of three books to be used in their child care center or home daycare.

January 15, 2019

Check this list of private pesticide continuing instruction course (CIC) programs that will be held in and around Northwest Iowa this winter. You do need to preregister for CIC sessions in each county.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

What Do We Do? We Serve All Iowans

Watch what happens when we invite some ISU Extension and Outreach staff to Hilton Coliseum for a conversation about what they really do. As they ask each other questions, they reach one conclusion: We serve all Iowans.  

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