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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Worth County

Worth County Extension has many programs to offer every group of individuals. We have excellent family programs and resources, wonderful opportunities for youth K-12 to get involved in from 4-H to Clover Kids and more. We have outstanding resources and programs for area farmers and residents. Our office is always a wealth of information for anyone looking for an answer - and if we don't know, we'll find out!
It's always a great time to Join 4-H! If you're interested in becoming a 4-H member or just want more information, please contact the Extension Office at 641-324-1531 or email us at xworth@iastate.edu and we'll be sure you get the help you need!

Spring 2018 Commercial Pesticide Applicators Trainings

See below for the following Commercial Pesticide Applicator Trainings being offered at our office for Spring 2018. If the following dates do not work with your schedule, please call Sarah Tweeten at 641-324-1531 or e-mail her at tweetens@iastate.edu to schedule an alternate time.
 Commercial Ag Weed, Insect and Plant Disease Management- February 13th, 9 a.m. Categories 1A, 1B, 1C and 10
Seed Treatment- February, 28th, 9 a.m. Categories 4 and 10 
Ornamental and Turfgrass Applicators- March 7th, 9 a.m. Categories 3O, 3T, 3OT and 10
Certified Handlers- March 21st, 9 a.m. Category H


Private Pesticide Applicator CIC Schedule

Date      Counties                                Location                                               Times

12/15   Worth/ Cerro Gordo   Bethel United Methodist Church                    9:30 AM
12/19       Mitchell                     Community Center, Riceville                       9:30 AM
1/11        Mitchell                   VFW, HWY 218 North, Osage                        9:30 AM
1/12     Cerro Gordo                NIACC Campus, Mason City                         ALL DAY
          (Part of Crop Advantage Series)
1/19     Winnebago                 Bethlehem Lutheran, Buffalo Center             9:30 AM
1/19     Winnebago                 Main Street Pizza, Lake Mills                        1:30 PM
2/8       Mitchell                      American Legion Hall, Stacyville                  1:30 PM
2/22     Worth                          Methodist Church, Manly                              7:00 PM
3/21     Winnebago                 Titonka Savings Bank, Forest City                6:30 PM
3/29     Mitchell                      Mitchell Co. Extension Office, Osage           7:00 PM
Please call our office at 641-324-1531 or visit https://www.extension.iastate.edu/psep/PrAp.html for additional information on private pesticide applicator CIC courses

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