County News

Science of Parenting
May 13, 2019

Being kind, thoughtful and considerate can help someone else feel better. Research shows that thinking kind thoughts about others can also improve your own mood.

April 25, 2019

Human Sciences newsletters Words on Wellness and News You Can Use focus on providing you with tips on healthy living, food safety, recipes, and activities for your health and well-being. 

April 8, 2019

On Wednesday, April 3rd, more than 250 youth from schools in Adair, Adams, Cass, Clarke, Montgomery, Ringgold, Taylor, and Union Counties visited Southwestern (Iowa) Community College’s campus in Creston for the first ever Southwestern Agriculture (SWAG) Conference, hosted by Region 18 4-H County Youth Coordinators and Youth Program Specialists.

March 5, 2019

Big changes in a child’s life, such as getting a sibling or moving to a new home, bring big transitions, as the child learns to adapt to the new situation. Although learning to manage big transitions is important for children’s development, learning to manage the small transitions of daily life is equally important.

February 5, 2019

Children’s temperament develops early in life and is influenced by genetics and experiences. When parents have an understanding of their child’s unique temperament, they can tailor their approach to best meet their child’s needs.

“Think about different babies you have held. Some snuggle right in while others are more active in your arms. That’s temperament,” explained Brantner, who specializes in family life issues. The more parents accept their child’s temperament and learn to adapt, the more they create family harmony.

May 24, 2016
The course will provide continuing instruction credit for commercial pesticide applicators certified in category 11 and 10
May 10, 2016
This survey shows typical cash rental rates for corn and soybean acres, as well as for land devoted to hay, oats, and pasture
March 23, 2016
Corn Planting Tips
March 8, 2016

Become an Iowa Master Gardener by completing the core training course this fall through an Iowa State University Extension and Outreach County office.

March 3, 2016
Ag Decision Maker has released the latest Custom Rate Survey.
December 15, 2015

  Iowa Land Value Survey shows decrease of $310 per acre

http://www.google.com/url?sa=i&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=images&cd=&cad=rja&uact=8&
August 31, 2015

Harvesting Corn Silage by Plant Moisture

August 6, 2015

Where can you get information?

Got questions? Find the answers you need.

Contact information for each extension division is available under those sites.

August 5, 2015

Creating a beautiful, functioning landscape depends on putting the right plant in the right place at the right time. As the seasons begin to change it’s important to think about what plants should be planted when.

June 1, 2015

Integrated Crop Management launches new Agronomy webpage.

https://www.extension.iastate.edu/cropnews/

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