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4-H Endowment Scholarship 

Applications due May 11 at 4:30 pm. No late or incomplete applications will be accepted. All applicants must also complete an interview with the scholarship committee. Call 712-542-5171 for more information or stop by the office to pick up the application. Below is a link to the application as well.


Extension Council Meeting

Tuesday March 20th at 7 pm. Call 712-542-5171 for more information 



Did you miss Private Pesticide Training? 

There is one more chance to get the credit right here in Page County!

There is only one more opportunity in Page County to get your continuing education for the PPAT. This will be held April 13th at 9:30 am at the Page County Extension office. You must call to register by April 2nd. If you do not complete your continuing education hours you must retest in order to keep your license current. Please call 712-542-5171 for more information about this last chance PPAT training. 

Commercial Pesticide Applicator Training 2018!!!!

 The 2018 Spring Commercial Pesticide class schedule is available on our calendar. Click the link below

Call 712-542-5171 for more information or to register for a class!

County News

Growing Strong Families
March 13, 2018

Calling all Page County Families with children 5 and under! We have a program just for you! 

Highly trained and Certified Parent Educators provide knowledge and resources to families in the Page County area. The services are free to families funded through a grant and any resident of Page County with one child age 0-5 (until their 6th birthday) OR an expectant mother can recieve services.   Call Mary Auten at 712-542-5171 or email her at auten@iastate.edu for more information.

Mars Curiostity Rover
March 13, 2018

Marsville 2018 and Beyond! 

Come visit the resource pages created for Teachers and Students particpating in the 2018 Page County Marsville Program for Clarinda, Shenandoah, Essex, South Page and Southwest Valley schools. These pages are designed as resources for teachers and students spending six weeks preparing for the first Human Mission to Mars. You will be learning facts about living and working on Mars, as a team creating uniforms, mission patches, nutritious lunches that meet the weight requirements and designing life support systems for --Food Production and Delivery  --Water Supply  --Air Supply  --Transportation   --Communication   --Waste Management   --Recreation   and --Temperature Control. 

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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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