Marion County

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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Marion County

The Marion County Extension Office is the local doorway to Iowa State University Extension resources.


Save these dates:

  • 2020 Marion County Fair Dates - July 17-23, 2020

  • 2020 Iowa State Fair Dates - August 13-23, 2020

You are invited to join a Marion County 4-H Club! (grades 4-12)!

County News

4-H Monthly Newsletter
November 2, 2017

Check out what is going on in Marion County 4-H this month!

Crop Advantage meetings
December 17, 2019

January 9, 2020 | Honey Creek Resort, Moravia, Iowa

Crop Advantage meetings provide a solid foundation of current, research-based crop production information to help make smart, informed decisions in the farming operation.  



December 4, 2019

A webinar about new loan resources for farmers interested in organic transition or expansion is planned for Dec. 11 at noon, hosted by the Iowa Organic Association, Mad Agriculture and Perennial Fund, and Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture and Conservation Learning Group at Iowa State University.

November 20, 2019

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach has a farm financial planning program that provides access to Farm Financial Management associates. 

October 10, 2019

Each year, one in 5 Americans is affected by a mental health condition. The stigma against mental illness prevents many people from seeking help and treatment. 

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Finding a Path to College and Careers

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach helps Latinx youth and their families gain information, skills, resources and networks so these young people can find a path to college and careers.

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