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 Fair July 7-15, 2019

We're Hiring! 

  Shelby County Extension is now accepting applications for 2 summer assistants to help with summer programming.  These positions primary focus will be to assist Shelby County Extension Educators with summer day camp needs.   High school diploma plus a minimum of 1 year post high school diploma studies or equivalent experience in youth development, education, agriculture, family and consumer sciences or related fields.
Full job description and application are available below or stop by the Shelby County Extension office. For consideration, please submit all application materials by Friday, March 29th 5:00PM.  Position will remain open until filled. EOE employer.
Job Description

2018 Cash Rent Survey
2019 Iowa Farm Custom Rate Survey
2018 Farmland Value Survey


County News

March 18, 2019

In cooperation with the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will host the Farmers Market Nutrition Program 2019 webinar training for new and returning farmers market vendors March 28 or April 11.

March 13, 2019

Floods are one of the most common, and most costly, natural disasters. Preparing for flood situations can minimize injury to yourself and your family and speed the recovery process. These resources will help you prepare and recover from flooding situations.

February 15, 2019

 Since the first Iowa detection in 2010, the invasive, tree-killing pest has spread to 66 Iowa counties.

February 8, 2019
ISU Extension and Outreach county offices will provide recertification training sessions.
January 30, 2019

Gardeners may be wondering just how, and if, trees, shrubs and perennials survive below-zero temperatures. 

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

What Do We Do? We Serve All Iowans

Watch what happens when we invite some ISU Extension and Outreach staff to Hilton Coliseum for a conversation about what they really do. As they ask each other questions, they reach one conclusion: We serve all Iowans.  

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