Tama County

Clover Kids learning how to properly fold the flag.

Intermediate County Council members.

Master Gardners learning about plant propagation.

Tama County residents attending Farmland Leasing seminar.

Installation of 2018-2019 County Council Members.

Tama County 4-H members participating in a community service project.

Tama County Clover Kids learning about caring for teeth.

Healthy and Homemade participants.

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Tama County

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Tama County 4-H Information

Tama County Extension /4-H Facebook 


4-H Club Financial Management: Policy, Forms, FAQs


Fall 2019 C-CIC  Commercial Pesticide Training Schedule


Delayed and Prevented Planting Information


2020 Tama County Fair July 13-19


County News

Canning jar with the words "Preserve the Taste of Summer"
July 30, 2019

Make plans to join Jill Weber, Nutrition and Wellness Program Specialist, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach at a hands on salsa-making workshop.  You will learn valuable knife skills as you turn fresh tomatoes, peppers and onions into a delicious salsa you can enjoy for many months. 

Canning jar with the words "Preserve the Taste of Summer"
July 30, 2019

Jill Weber, ISU Extension Human Sciences Specialist, is offering a Food Preservation 101 workshop at the Tama County Extension office on Thursday September 19  from  6:30pm-7:30PM.  The workshop is intended for those wanting to learn how to safely preserve food and will also serve as a good refresher for those who have experience preserving food.  The workshop will cover canning, freezing, and drying. 

Photo of Andrea Nelson, woman with dark shoulder length hair and glasses
July 10, 2019

AMES, Iowa – Andrea Nelson has been named interim assistant vice president for county services with Iowa State University Extensionand Outreach. She began the position July 1.

Group of kids holding certificates
July 3, 2019

Two Tama county 4-H youth were among the fifty Iowa 4-H members who were recognized for their 2019 state 4-H project awards at the Iowa 4-H Youth Conference. A project area is a broad topic that 4-H members can explore on their own or with the mentorship of a 4-H leader or other caring adult.

List of Farmland Leasing Meetings
July 3, 2019

 The Iowa State University Tama County Extension and Outreach office will host a meeting on Thursday, August 22, beginning at 9 a.m. with doors open at 8:30 a.m. The location is at the Gladbrook Memorial Building located at 421 Johnston St.. in Gladbrook. The meeting will last approximately 2 ½ hours and will be facilitated by Steve Johnson, farm and agriculture business management specialist with ISU Extension and Outreach.

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