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May 9, 2019

Join us for the Science of BBQ Camp! 

Youth 4th - 8th grade will learn grilling methods and make delicious self-inspired resipes! 

April 18, 2019

BQA is a nationally coordinated, state implemented program that raises consumer confidence through offering proper management techniques and a commitment to quality within every segment of the beef industry.

January 16, 2018

When dealing with flooding or other natural disasters, Iowans can turn to Iowa Concern for help. With a toll-free phone number, live chat capabilities and a website, Iowa Concern services are available 24 hours a day, seven days per week at no charge.

December 5, 2017

Join Madison County for our Annual Farmland Leasing Workshop August 21st featuring Steve Johnson, farm management specialist.

November 21, 2017

Iowa State Extension and Outreach, Madison County is hiring a Office Assistant and Assistant Bookkeeper. This position works under general supervision, and works with office staff to provide customer service, program support and public communications for Madison County Extension programming and more. 

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How to Raise Monarch Butterflies

5 videos: Laura Jesse Iles, director of the ISU Extension and Outreach Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic, explains how to raise and care for monarchs – from collecting the eggs to releasing adult butterflies to the world.

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