County News

July 28, 2016

Want to learn more about Japanese beetles and how to control them?

June 29, 2016
Want to learn more about how this destructive insect works and potential treatment options?  
October 28, 2014

If this is your first year or 3rd, 4honline can be a bit confusing.  Here is any information that you may need to help you access this helpful website.


Link for 4honline

September 3, 2014

4H in Mills County is all about fun, friends, voice and choice.  We want you to have a great experience!  Try out different clubs and find the one that fits your schedule and makes you feel great!  

Fun- It's is something we all like to have!  4H activities, events, workshops and more make fun happen!  

 Friends- join a club to be with them, or join a club to make new ones!  

Voice- Your voice matters in 4H we want to hear what you like to do and what you want to try. Share what we can do to make your experience the best!  

Choice is a HUGE one- so many options of things you can do and try.

 4H lets you reach for the stars and see what really makes you tick.  You may suprise yourself!  Grow and share in a safe and warm place!  4H is all you want it to be!

December 11, 2013

We will add things as we receive information. Keep checking back! Clinics, fitting demos and more! Beef Superintendents are Brady Smith & Jeff Dean

August 26, 2013

The Plant Wise newsletter is Mills County's own horticulture newsletter.  Published monthly, each issue contains timely gardening advice from Iowa State University personnel, Mills County Master Gardeners, and other research-based sources. Keep up to date on current plant diseases, insects, best bet plants, and horticulture events of local interest!

August 20, 2013

Iowans should feel free to eat fresh produce and enjoy summer’s bounty, but also take care to handle these foods safely, according to Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

January 21, 2013

Mitch Bowden attended National Congress, Iowa State Youth Conference and many other events and shares that 4-H is the best opportunity you can ask for!  Listen to the attached video.

October 23, 2012

Come join the Region 17 4-H Members Facebook Page! Just search for it and request to be added as a friend. It’s that simple to be included in this “NEW” Facebook group page for 4-H members and Leaders which will feature a Photo Contest this Spring, will

July 19, 2012

Competent, caring adult volunteers are an Essential Element of the Iowa 4-H program. Volunteers contribute their time and talents to 4-H and in return 4-H has the responsibility to provide them with the positive youth development knowledge and skills they need to effectively work with youth.

“My intimidation of working with youth was eliminated. I realized I had knowledge to give about things I never considered before.” ~ 4-H volunteer
March 12, 2012

Goal keeping made simple...

November 7, 2011

Answering your questions here, to the best of our ability. If you have other questions, please give us a call!

June 2, 2011

WOW- Words on Wellness is a fantastic monthly newsletter focused on your health and offers great information. Please come back each month to see the newest version!

February 21, 2011

Each issue is filled with great recipes and more! Try to find time to learn how to preserve! It's all inside!

October 26, 2010

We are trying to post the photos we have and the photos we receive as we can. Keep coming back as they will change frequently.

October 14, 2010

Looking for a club or simply information on yours, then you're at the right place. As in everyone's lives, schedules can change so if in doubt, please contact the Extension office at 624-8616, your club leader or maybe updates are in last month

March 5, 2010

The ISU Mills County Master Gardeners are offering grants to groups who wish to initiate a community beautification project or expand/improve an existing project within Mills County.

February 12, 2010

Swine dining workshops, weigh-ins and more... will update as information comes in.

February 9, 2010

Mark your calendar now for upcoming events on rabbits. Will add new information as we receive it. THURMAN RABBIT SHOW FOR APRIL HAS BEEN CANCELLED Rabbit Hopping Show May 19

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