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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.

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County News

October 12, 2018

Join us for a fun morning of pie making!  All 4-Hers are invited to come and learn how to make homemade pie crust on Saturday, October 27th from 9:00-11:30 AM at the Palo Alto County Extension Office - downstairs meeting room.  We will also be making an apple pie filling and a crumb topping.  Participants will make a complete pie to take home and bake.  Cost is $15 to cover ingredients and supplies.  Participants just need to bring a flour sack dish towel and pie plate/tin.  Limit of 15 youth - pre-registration is required.

October 3, 2018

Palo Alto Extension will be offereing 3 child care classes this fall. One each month in October, November, and December. If you would like to attend a class please call the Extension Office 712-852-2865 to sign up for a class. The classes cost $15.

October 3, 2018

Fall Commercial Pesticide Trainings will start on OCt 17 and continue until December 2018. Please see the schedule and if you need to be recertified please call the Extension Office 712-852-2865.

August 3, 2018

There are 4 fall serv safe classes scheduled for our region. Reminder you have to register online two weeks inadvance for these classes. If you need help registrating please come to the office or call us and we will hep you get registered.

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.


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