Mills County

4-H has a wide variety of project areas to choose from. The possiblities are endless!

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ISU Extension and Outreach is part of Iowa State University. We take the university’s research and turn it into learning opportunities for Iowans.
Office Hours:
Monday- 8am-4:30pm Tuesday-8am-8pm Wednesday, Thursday- 8am-4:30pm Friday- 8am-12pm

Master Gardeners  and Horticulture
Emerald Ash Borer and Japanese Beetles
Mills County Resource Directory    
Pesticide Training Information      
Volunteer Screening Forms Volunteer Autho Form for Screening  

Mills County Fair 4-H Book

Mills County Fair Open Class Book




  • 2- Clothing Event and Communications Judging 5pm Lakin Center
  • 4- Independence Day, Office Closed
  • 5- Deadline to enter Fair Entry Exhibits
  • 8- Pre Fair Clean Up 5pm Fairgrounds
  • 11- Static Judging 12-6pm Lakin Center

  • 29- Day at the Fair at GlenHaven 2:30pm


Flood resources can be found here.

Flood Resources from the Iowa Beef Center- Recent floods and excess water could mean changes to your grazing practices, feed supplies and management practices.  Click here for information.

Farmers- This has been a challenging winter and early spring.  For timely crop news articles click here

Master Gardeners and Horticulture Information

County News

June 5, 2019

Join the fun at the Mills County Fair!

June 11, 2019

Join in the fun for this annual event at the Mills County Fair!

May 29, 2019

Registrations extended to May 31st

May 23, 2019

Bring in your gauge to have it tested

4-H Information can be found here.

emerald ash borer.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

How to Handle Emerald Ash Borer

11 videos: ISU Extension and Outreach specialists share tips for deciding on treatment options for emerald ash borer and protecting ash trees from this invasive pest.  

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