County News

May 12, 2020

Series of “quickinars” to showcase basic lessons related to home food production, starting with video on garden preparation.

April 23, 2020

Please review for what you need to know about the 2020 4-H Dog Project.

April 23, 2020

The Washington County Extension Council is pleased to announce that Brittnee Schneider has been hired as the new County Director of Iowa State University Extension and Outreach of Washington County.  Her duties will begin in May.

April 20, 2020

The Department of County Services in Extension and Outreach with Iowa State University is seeking qualified candidates for a Regional Extension Education Director.

April 20, 2020

Gene Mohling and Bryan Whaley have been hired to fill two new regional field operations positions with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

April 16, 2020

Timely Topics for Managing Agricultural Risks March 2020

April 16, 2020

Rachel Sweeney has been hired as Iowa 4-H Youth Development’s new program coordinator for SWITCH – School Wellness Integration Targeting Children's Health. 

April 15, 2020

The Center for Ag Law and Taxation will hold a webinar this Friday, April 17, 2020 at noon to provide an update for producers on COVID-19 legislation and resources applicable to their farming business.

Matt Romoser
April 13, 2020

“Eventually I will be based out of the ISU Extension and Outreach Johnson County office, and will work to serve the entire southeast Iowa region,” he said. “I am excited for this opportunity to serve Iowa pork producers, both independents and integrators.”

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. 

April 1, 2020

The National Pork Producers Council announced that its board of directors has decided to cancel the 2020 World Pork Expo in June due to COVID-19 human health concerns. 

April 1, 2020

The Woodbury County Team has been responsive and innovative in getting lawn and garden education to the public in a new way this year.

April 1, 2020

Sometimes life gives you a lot to handle, but you don’t have to handle everything on your own. Iowa Concern is a free service connecting Iowans with information to help them navigate through a variety of life circumstances.

March 30, 2020

The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship has waived the deadline for pesticide applicators to meet recertification requirements, following a proclamation by Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds March 22.

February 10, 2020

the Southeast Iowa Draft Horse & Mule Association the 2nd  annual 4-H Horse Driving Clinic will be held at the Washington County Fairgrounds April 18, 2020.

January 31, 2020

Partnership between Washington County Extension and Highland Elementary Support Organization is excited to announce the After School STEM Club is now taking registrations for the March.

January 28, 2020

Washington County 4-H County Council will be sponsoring an IJBBA sanctioned open cattle show on Saturday, April 18  at the Washington County Fairgrounds. 

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