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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Wright County

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach builds partnerships and provides research-based learning opportunities to improve the quality of life in Iowa. Our online resources offer you a way to quickly access and explore the broad variety of information and educational programs available. Connect with us when you need to make decisions that affect your family, community, business, or farm.  We look forward to serving you!


Office Hours

8:00 am - 12:00 pm 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm Monday-Friday

We have closed our office to the public indefinitely. If you have any needs or would like to confirm information on programming, please call our office (515-532-3453) or email (xwright@iastate.edu). Thank you for your understanding in this unprecedented time

Stakeholder's Report






Click here for the COVID-19 Press Release Announcement



Click here on what is cancelled and what we will have more information on soon

Click here for the Wright County Fair Book - ONLINE ONLY THIS YEAR

Click here for the updated schedule- UPDATED

Wright County Fair 2020 FAQ - 4-H and FFA Exhibitor Information


Fair Entry will be availabe soon.  Please check back to see when it is availabe.  

Fair Entries are now only available online at http://wrightcountyia.fairentry.com

Pleae use these help sheets to do your entries:

4-H Entries-

FFA Entries-

County News

Find Something to Do
May 5, 2020


This year these summer day camps with be virtual and no charge!



We are hiring
April 28, 2020

Wright County Extension and Outreach is accepting applications for a full-time County Youth Coordinator.            

April 28, 2020
The Wright County Fair board is seeking applicants for the 2020 Fair Queen Pageant. In addition to prizes
and a trip to the Iowa State Fair Queen competition, the Queen will receive a $500 scholarship from
Humboldt Mutual Insurance Association. The contest is open to Wright County females that are at least
16 years of age but not more than 21 years of age on August 13th this year. It is not necessary for
applicants to be 4-H or FFA members. For application information, please contact Julie Schreiber at
319-929-2909 or tlachj@hotmail.com
Barb Wollan
April 14, 2020

Many Iowans have experienced a sudden income drop, yet the bills keep coming. In these uncertain times, it is important to make decisions based on trustworthy information and to take action sooner rather than later. 

August 13, 2019

Did you know that the Wright County Extension office has a library of business start up guides from the Small Business Development Center?


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