Shelby County

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Shelby County


Look to Shelby County Extension & Outreach and Iowa State University when you have decisions that affect your life.

OFFICE HOURS:  Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Shelby County Extension is now accepting applications for two assistants to help with summer programming.

Summer Day Camp Assistant – Position Description
County Fair Assistant – Position Description
See position descriptions (above) for full details. Application materials for summer assistant position are due by Tuesday, February 12th for consideration. Application form can be downloaded and printed, or picked up from the Shelby County Extension Office. Please direct any questions regarding the positions to Mary Taggs, Shelby County Extension Educator by emailing or calling 712-755-3104
 Summer Day Camp Assistant and County Fair Assistant – Application  
2018 Cash Rent Survey
2018 Iowa Farm Custom Rate Survey
2018 Farmland Value Survey


County News

December 26, 2018

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources will conduct a Commercial Manure Applicator training on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019. Commercial manure applicators can attend the annual training to meet commercial manure applicator certification requirements.

December 21, 2018

 If you are looking for a safe conversation topic for family holiday gatherings, look no further than the plants sure to be on display throughout the holidays. T

December 13, 2018

After a reprieve in 2017, commodity prices, interest rates and trade disruptions drove Iowa farmland values down for the fourth time in five years.

November 28, 2018

The annual survey is conducted by the Center for Agricultural and Rural Development at Iowa State and ISU Extension and Outreach. The news conference will take place in the Horton Room of the ISU Alumni Center.

November 27, 2018

Crop Advantage meetings provide a solid foundation of current, research-based crop production information to help make smart, informed decisions for the farming operation.

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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