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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Monona County

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Our office is open to the public at this time. The office will be following the proper guidelines for social distancing and cleaning of the facilities. If you have any needs or would like to confirm information on programming but are not feeling well, please email us at If you need to contact us by phone you call any of the staff on their cell phone:


Melissa Beermann 515-231-9896
Keith Baker 712-490-2580
Nancy McGrain 712-880-0150
Megan Wimmer 712-880-1477





Up to date information regarding COVID-19 can be found at the Center for Disease Control and Prevention and at the Iowa Department of Public Health. You can also find information on dealing with anxiety and stress during this trying time at CDC-Coping with Anxiety & Stress.










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County News

July 28, 2020

Focusing is on improving communication to benefit all parties involvedin leasing arrangements

July 28, 2020

Specialist to offer weekly information as state battles excessively dry conditions

May 8, 2020

Iowa State University Exention and Outreach horticulture specialist discuss how to choose the best containers and soil for successful container gardening.

April 30, 2020

As Iowans adjust to social distancing, they also are adjusting to the amount of food their family needs in a week.

April 30, 2020

Parent who are looking for ways to make learning at home fun for the kids should consider making the kitchen a classroom.

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For over 100 years, ISU Extension and Outreach has been serving Iowans. As our state recovers from COVID-19, we’ll continue to deliver research-based education and information. We’re here for you now. And for the next 100 years.

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