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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Sioux County

ISU Extension and Outreach - Sioux County strives to provide education and build partnerships designed to solve today's problems and prepare for the future.

We bring research-based information from Iowa State University to Sioux County.

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County News

January 5, 2021

ISU Extension and Outreach Sioux County is currently accepting applications for our K-12 Program Coordinator. This individual's key purpose is to plan, coordinate and conduct innovative educational programming for Sioux County youth. Position open until filled. 

January 5, 2021

Livestock producers and agribusiness professionals are invited to a webinar discussing climate and weather predictions for the 2021 growing season. The webinar, set for Wednesday, January 20, from noon to 1 p.m., features Dennis Todey, director of the USDA Climate Hub in Ames. Todey will bring accurate and important information for those who work with livestock and crop production agriculture.

December 15, 2020

Confinement site manure applicators and anyone interested in learning about manure issues should plan to attend a two-hour workshop offered by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach in January or February 2021. These workshops are offered in cooperation with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, registration is required. No walk-ins allowed. There is no fee to attend the workshops, but applicators will need to pay certification fees to complete certification requirements.

November 12, 2020
Continuing Instruction Course (CIC) programs have been scheduled for Northwest Iowa this winter. Please note that preregistration is required and walk-ins will not be guaranteed admission. 
January 6, 2021

Raising children has its rewards and challenges, but the COVID-19 pandemic has brought with it new challenges for families, says Malisa Rader, a human sciences specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. “ACT Raising Safe Kids” teaches positive parenting skills to parents and caregivers of children from birth to age 8. The series of lessons is sponsored by ISU Extension and Outreach.

 

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Real Connections, Caring Hearts

2020 has been a tough year. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will continue to deliver research-based education and information and engage with Iowans on issues that will lead to recovery. Together, we will build a strong Iowa.  

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