Tama County

Intermediate County Council members.

Installation of 2018-2019 County Council Members.

Tama County 4-H Members

2019 Tama County Rabbit Show

Clover Kids Chicken Show

Tama County Maters Gardeners

Healthy and Homemade Participants

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Tama County

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Stakeholders Report 




NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS for  2020 Summer 4-H and Youth Assistant


Summer 4-H and Youth Assistant Job Description


Tama County Extension /4-H Facebook 


Tama County 4-H Information

4-H Online


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


Fall 2019 C-CIC  Commercial Pesticide Training Schedule

All scheduled Commercial Pesticide training for 2019 has been completed. Final date for make-up training is Friday, Dec. 20.  Call the office to schedule make-up training.

Winter 2020 Private Pesticide Training Schedule

2020 Tama County Fair July 13-19

Weather related cancellations will be posted on the ISU Extension and Outreach/4-H Tama County Facebook Page as well as submitted to the following news outlets: KCRG-TV9, KWWL-TV7, KGAN-TV2, KIX 101. We will do our best to call/email. Please always use your best judgement before you travel.

County News

Herd of black cows in snowy field
December 3, 2019

 The first session of this four-part series is set for Wednesday, Dec. 11, and focuses on winter feeding management.

November 1, 2019

 Women landowners, farmers and ag retailers will have the opportunity to meet again this fall and winter to learn more about agronomy and related agricultural topics through distance-learning sessions of Agronomy in the Field.

Tama County Master Gardner Winter Container Workshop
October 22, 2019

This hands on workshop will be lead by Tama County Master Gardeners and they will help you design and create your very own winter container garden. Bring your own container filled with dirt or sand and any special pieces you want to include in your container. Evergreen, pine cones and branches will be provided. $20 and pre-registration by 12-6-19 is required.

October 17, 2019

TOLEDO, Iowa– Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is partnering with the USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) to conduct Farm Bill: ARC/PLC & Farm Financial Decisions meetings statewide this fall. Toledo is one of the meeting sites where producers and landlords can learn about the program election/enrollment process regarding the Agricultural Risk Coverage (ARC) and/or Price Loss Coverage (PLC) commodity crop programs. 

farmer in combine talking on cell phone
October 17, 2019


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