West Pottawattamie County

Spring Garden Conference

ISU Extension and Outreach:

West Pottawattamie
When you need to make decisions that affect your family, community, business or farm, look to Iowa State University Extension for research-based information and education to help you make better decisions. 
West Pottawattamie County Extension brings the University to you!      




Office Hours:
8:00 am – 1:00 pm, 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm


West Pottawattamie Extension and Outreach Office will be closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday on January 21, 2019.  We will reopen 8:00 am January 22.

County News

charter bus
January 4, 2019

Come and join other 7th and 8th graders from across Region 17 for a fun-filled overnight trip April 12-13, 2019.

Photo of Palmer Amaranth weed in a field.
December 17, 2018

Here is a listing of Private Pesticide Applicator Recertification across the Southwest Iowa area.

December 13, 2018

Join Region 17 4-H members on Saturday, February 16th at 7:05 p.m. for the "Iowa 4-H Fun Night" at the Lancers. 

there is an app for that
December 12, 2018

The WestPott4H app has been released - download it today!

May 8, 2017

Need help with a plant problem or identifing a plant?  The West Pottawattamie Master Gardeners are starting a Help Line to help with these and other problems.  We are closed now for the Fall/Winter but please check back with us in the Spring!

Try something new this year.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

What Can You Learn in 2019?

This year, try something new. Become a Master Gardener or a 4-H volunteer. Learn new ways to strengthen your family, protect the monarchs, make healthy choices and more. Contact your ISU Extension and Outreach county office for details.

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