Montgomery County

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ISU Extension & Outreach Montgomery County

ISU Extension and Outreach is part of Iowa State University. We take the university’s research and turn it into learning opportunities for Iowans.  We are people advancing people. 

We are hiring!!! Our Summer Intern position is now accepting applications until March 30th.  



  • March 7 - Ornamental & Turfgrass Applicators CIC 9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • March 7- FSQA Testing 5-5:30, Training starting at 6PM at the Gold Fair Building.  Call or email to register
  • March 10 - Women Gaining Ground - 8:00 am-3:30 pm CLICK HERE FOR REGISTRATION FORM
  • March 20- Red Oak Chamber & Industry Association Ag Appreciation Breakfast, 6:30-8:30AM, Gold Fair Building
  • March 21 - Certified Handlers CIC 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • March 24- Swine Weigh-in 9-10AM, Fairgrounds

Spring 2018 Commercial Pesticide Continuing Education Courses 

Click here for more information and registration forms.

Health, Wellness & Nutrition

January Words on Wellness (WOW): Unlock the Full Nutritional Benefits of Veggies, Homemade Salad Dressing, Mail Order Food Safety
January Nutrition Education With Seniors (NEWS): Boost Brain Health, Reduce Foodborne Illness, Crispy Granola recipe

2016 Montgomery County Extension Annual Report
Emerald Ash Borer in Montgomery  County:  
Summary of Resources and Steps to Take
Does My Ash Tree Have EAB?

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County News

January 31, 2018

2018 Montgomery County Resource Directory is a listing of services offered for families and individuals.

January 29, 2018

Women Gaining Ground is a one day event hosted by Women, Land & Legacy of Southwest Iowa, designed to be fun and empowering for women of all walks of life.

boxes of raspberries for sale
January 29, 2018

ISU Extension and Outreach has created a series of flowcharts to help producers market their food crops, while also guiding them to the appropriate agencies or departments for regulations, certifications or licenses needed to comply with state rules.

April 11, 2017

Iowans are beginning to discover their connections to Iowa’s Land Grant Legacy. They’ll have the opportunity to celebrate and share their stories during Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Week, April 17-22.

April 6, 2017

Thank you for your continuous support of Montgomery County 4-H and FFA programs! Over 160 youth participated in the 2016 county fair and we are gearing up for another great year ahead.  We are pleased to present you with wonderful sponsorship opportunities. We recognize our sponsors play a vital role in the overall success of 4-H and FFA at the Montgomery County Fair year after year. Therefore, we have developed a sponsorship program including different levels to fit all budgets.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

4-H Public Leadership Experience 2018

Senior 4-H’ers participated in the Iowa Extension Council Association’s 4-H Public Leadership Experience. They met with legislators, toured the capitol, and learned about the legislative process and the bearing it has on Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

March 21, 2018 03:07 PM

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