Mitchell County

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Mitchell County

ISU Extension and Outreach in Mitchell County serves Iowans through four program areas: Agriculture and Natural Resources, Community Economic Development, Human Sciences, and 4-H and Youth Development.
ISU Extension and Outreach in Mitchell County serves as a resource to individuals, businesses and communities. We have the educational events, trainings, publications and videos that you need.  Together we make a #STRONGIOWA 


Mitchell County Fair: August 3-7, 2022                           Iowa State Fair: August 11-21, 2022



4-H and FFA Rules & Schedule               Health Requirements (for Exhibition of Livestock)


County News

cattle grazing
June 3, 2022

Field Days will explore soil health in grazing systems.

video screen of training
May 27, 2022

Iowans interested in completing Master Gardener training can register with the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

corn field
March 31, 2022

Agronomy in the Field is a hands-on, multi-session workshop series designed for women who are interested in learning more about agronomy and conservation.

man sitting in front of computer
November 30, 2021

Equip yourself with the tools and skills needed to transition from on-site work into a virtual career or freelance work. Sign up for Remote Work Certificate Course today!

4-H volunteer award
September 7, 2021

Jerry Philipp, a long-time volunteer, was honored for his service in 4-H during a recognition ceremony held at the 2021 Iowa State Fair.




Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Ignite Innovation to Fight Food (In)Security

Iowa high school students spent several weeks developing action plans to address food insecurity challenges in their communities. They presented their innovative solutions during Iowa State's IGNITE Innovation Showcase.

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