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ISU Extension and Outreach: Washington County

Washington County Extension and Iowa State University Extension have answers when you have questions.


The Washington County Extension & Outreach office will be closed to the public until further notice.

The office will continue business through phone 319-653-4811 and email.  All staff emails are available on the staff page (www.extension.iastate.edu/washington/staff) Any items for drop-off or pick-up should utilize the mailbox by the main entrance which will be checked daily.
Use this webpage (www.extension.iastate.edu/washington/) as a reference of information as well as “Washington County 4-H – Iowa” and “Washington County Extension” on Facebook. We appreciate your patience as we navigate these new processes. We encourage all to be responsible citizens at this time implementing social distancing. Thank you for your efforts to keep everyone safe.

Commercial Pesticide Continuing Education Schedule

Washington County Extension has postponed the Commercial Pesticide Continuing Instruction Courses (CIC) reshow week until a later date. When the schedule is determined it will be posted here again. For any questions, please call the Washington County Extension Office at 319-653-4811.


2020 Washington County Fair, July 19-24 | Iowa State Fair, August 13 - 23, 2020 
Washington County Barn Quilts
 | Disaster Recovery


Washington County 4-H Information

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


2019 Washington County 4-H and FFA Fair Book

Washington County Fair 4-H Forms

2019 Washington County Fair Results


Washington County Extension Facebook

Washington County 4-H - Iowa Facebook

County News

February 18, 2020

Applications are now being accepted for a Extension County Director. Applications are due no later than 4:30pm, Monday, March 16, 2020.

February 5, 2020

Washington County 4-H will host a Pancakes & More Breakfast Fundraiser on Saturday, April 18 at the Washington County Fairgrounds.

April 8, 2020

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will be offering seven online “Question. Persuade. Refer.” programs beginning Tuesday, April 14. 

April 8, 2020

It’s a scary time for Iowans who are suddenly out of work and struggling to pay their bills. Many have never filed for unemployment before and are unsure how to access community assistance and resources.

April 8, 2020

Social distancing, self-isolation, quarantine: the changes from COVID-19 can be hard to handle. 

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