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bee hive boxes
February 11, 2018

Join us for the 2018 beekeeping class.

February 6, 2018

Stress can sometimes be traced to a single overwhelming event: a job loss, family change, or natural disaster. Much stress, however, creeps up gradually as people try to cram more activities into their lives or make their dollars stretch too far. Families can plan to better manage their resources and reduce stress.

feeder cattle
February 5, 2018

Plan to attend--Monday, February 19th!

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February 2, 2018

Get the latest 4-H news!!

Joyce Lash
January 31, 2018

Meet Joyce Lash, Extension Specialist in Family Finance

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Summit: Youth Share Stories for Social Justice

Iowa youth shared their stories about social justice during a youth summit focused on service and honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Difficult conversations led to friendship and determination to work together for a better future and a better Iowa. ISU Extension and Outreach’s 4-H program was a sponsor of the event.  

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

February 21, 2018 04:35 PM

Propagating houseplants is usually an easy leaf cutting procedure. However some houseplants require techniques such as air layering and...

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