Poweshiek County

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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Poweshiek County

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County News

August 26, 2015

Your Extension connection to nutrition and fitness.

January 28, 2019

Winter has arrived and the snow seems to be coming on a regular basis.  Although it is good for children to go outside when dressed properly, there are days when safety is a consideration.  Consider some of these activities.

December 16, 2018

The IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax preparation and electronic filing for low to moderate income Iowans. 

December 6, 2018

An early start to Iowa’s winter could stretch your heating and electrical budget. Taking a closer look at your home’s systems and changing personal habits may help lower costs.

November 6, 2018

As we prepare for holiday parties and family gatherings, here are some tips and reliable resources to help prevent a foodborne illness.

Try something new this year.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

What Can You Learn in 2019?

This year, try something new. Become a Master Gardener or a 4-H volunteer. Learn new ways to strengthen your family, protect the monarchs, make healthy choices and more. Contact your ISU Extension and Outreach county office for details.

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