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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Poweshiek County

When you need to make decisions that affect your family, farm, business or community, come to us. Iowa State University Extension has research-based information and education to help. Poweshiek County Extension brings Iowa State University resources to you.

County News

August 26, 2015

Your Extension connection to nutrition and fitness.

December 28, 2013

A six week Babysitting Class will be offered at the Grinnell United Methodist Church starting in January.

December 21, 2017

The holidays are a busy time of year. We plan big meals, then prepare food ahead of time and cook late into the night just to get everything done.  Before you get started this year, take time to review these holiday food safety tips.

December 8, 2017

Apply to be a part of this fun committee that will help implement entertaining activities at the 2018 Poweshiek County Fair!

November 16, 2017

As the holiday season quickly approaches, holiday stressors tend to sneak up as well. These additional commitments for time and money can zap the happy from the holidays.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Summit: Youth Share Stories for Social Justice

Iowa youth shared their stories about social justice during a youth summit focused on service and honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Difficult conversations led to friendship and determination to work together for a better future and a better Iowa. ISU Extension and Outreach’s 4-H program was a sponsor of the event.  

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

February 19, 2018 12:38 PM

Some children are more sensitive to scary stories in the news or may worry about their safety and the safety of their loved ones. Malisa...

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