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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Madison County

ISU Extension and Outreach is part of Iowa State University. We build partnerships and provide research-based learning opportunities to improve the quality of life in Iowa.



We take serving Iowans seriously which is why we are prioritizing the health and safety of our community and staff.

Up-to-date information can be found on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
and Iowa Department of Public Health webpages. 

Students in need of Wifi - You can access the internet from our office. To access wifi please contact the Extension IT Hotline (515-294-1725) to register your computer if would like to use the connection for longer than 14 Days.


County News

June 19, 2020

COVID Recovery Iowa, in collaboration with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, is hosting COVID Ag Updates: Focus on Resilience. These 60-minute weekly updates from agriculture specialists will be held via Zoom on Monday evenings in August and September.

May 5, 2020

Madison County Extension and Outreach is currently in the process of hiring a County Youth Coordinator. If you have a knack for working with youth, developing educational programs, managing volunteers and community relations please send your application!  

May 2, 2020

There are things parents and caregivers can do to prepare children for back-to-school possibilities, said Joy Rouse, a human sciences specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

March 24, 2020

The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship has waived the deadline for pesticide applicators to meet recertification requirements, following a proclamation by Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds March 22.

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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.

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