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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Palo Alto County

When you need to make decisions that affect your family, community, business or farm, look to Palo Alto County Extension and Iowa State University Extension for unbiased, researched-based information and education to help you make better decisions.

Office hours: 9:00 to 4:30 Mon - Fri


County News

April 20, 2018

Ladies, if you are interested in learning more about agronomy in the field you are welcome to join Angie Rieck-Hinz in a 5 series event starting May 23. Please call Holly Frerk 712-335-3103 to register. There is no charge due to great sponsors.

March 28, 2018

This is a must see if you plan to bring exhibits to the Palo Alto County Fair!  The fair book includes rules, fair classes and descriptions, premiums, etc.  Please read before you exhibit! 

March 8, 2018

This class will be held Monday, April 23, 2018 from 6:30 to 8:30pm in the Palo Alto County Extension Basement meeting room. Cost is $15 and you get 2 CEU'S. Please call the Extension Office 712-852-2865 to register

November 13, 2017

This video was created in response to some requests received from volunteer feedback.  It takes a look at resources available for club meetings and parliamentary procedure.

October 30, 2017

Thank you to the PACGDC for the grant to allow us to put in this handicap ramp. Please feel free to use the ramp when entering the Palo Alto County Extension Office.


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