The Scott County Extension Celebrates 100 Years of Service Print
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Written by Amanda Heitz   
Wednesday, 03 October 2012 13:02

The Scott County Extension Council was presented recently with a certificate celebrating 100 years of service to Scott County citizens. The first county agent in Scott County was hired in 1912. Extension programs offer research based, unbiased education for citizens in the areas of horticulture, youth, parenting, nutrition, money concerns, manufacturing assistance, and community building.

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Picture: back, left to right - Bob Owen, Regional Director, Council members Mary Schwarz, Jane Weber, John Maxwell, Jodi Blake, Chuck Buel and Assistant to the ISU Vice-President of Extension and Outreach, Sherry Glenn. Front, left to right, Council members Michael Ryan and Susy VenHorst and Scott County Extension Director, Becky Bray. Not pictured: Council members Roger Fuerstenberg and Bonnie Beechum.