County News

July 17, 2020

The 2020 Livestock Ribbon Auction will look a bit different. Brock Auction Company, Inc. is donating their time to offer this ribbon auction online for 2020. The Plymouth County Fairboard is facilitating and hosting this livestock ribbon auction. PLEASE NOTE: The time of the auction will run from Monday, August 3 beginning at 9:00 a.m. until Tuesday, August 4 ending at 6:00 p.m.

July 8, 2020

Educational meetings for agriculture property owners and tenants to highlight the most-current land value and leasing information

July 7, 2020

2020 Gold and Clover Classic hosted by Plymouth County 4-H and FFA Schedule, Rules and Regulations

May 15, 2020

Helping Iowa Livestock Famers In Need

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April 29, 2020

Thank you to all that attended the Virtual Dog Project Meeting!  You will find the Dog Project Letter and Vaccination form here.

April 22, 2020

Thank you for all that attended our VIRTUAL Horse Project Meeting!  You can find the handouts from the meeting attached. 

April 13, 2020

Make your family meal time memorable with these conversation starters!  Each set of cards provides age appropriate questions or directions to lead towards great table talk.  

Download, print, cut along the dotted lines, place in a bowl on your table and have some fun!


April 13, 2020

With today’s tight economy, everyone is looking for ways to cut expenses. Growing a garden has the potential to reduce the amount of money spent on groceries. But this “potential” depends on the costs involved in growing the crops, types and amounts of vegetables grown, yields that are derived from the garden, and other factors. So, the answer to the above question is “yes” – if done correctly.

April 10, 2020

Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig announced today that the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship is offering regulatory relief to help first-time pesticide applicators get certified during the 2020 growing season. This comes after the Department and its testing partners canceled several large, in-person testing sessions based on the COVID-19 social distancing guidelines provided by the CDC.

April 8, 2020

In response to the additional unpredictability the COVID-19 pandemic poses for the agriculture community, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will be offering seven online “Question. Persuade. Refer.” programs beginning Tuesday, April 14.  QPR is a suicide prevention program that teaches participants three steps to help save a life from suicide.

April 3, 2020
The ‘Essential Row Crop Management for Spring 2020’ series will provide timely information for crop producers
April 1, 2020

News You Can Use - Nutrition Education with Seniors

April 1, 2020

Your Extension Connection to to Nutrition and Fitness

January 22, 2020

Our Foundation is pleased to be able to offer two scholarships to Plymouth County 4-H'ers that will be graduating this spring.

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