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:

  • 2018 Marion County Fair Dates - July 13-19, 2018
  • 2018 Iowa State Fair Dates - August 9-19, 2018

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!

February 7, 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 dollars stretch too far.  Families can plan to better manage their resources and reduce stress.

December 10, 2017

Are you looking for a great gift idea? Check out our 2018 calendar options!

November 30, 2017

The holidays are a busy time of year. We plan big meals, then prepare food ahead of time and cook late into the night just to get everything done.  Before you get started this year, take time to review these holiday food safety tips.

November 20, 2017

Health insurance is critical to family well-being; excellent information will help you make an informed decision. 

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 16, 2018 03:15 PM

ISU Extension and Outreach has published the Field Crop Scouting book as an online learning tool for crop scouts and other agricultural...

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