Agriculture and Natural Resources News

Friday, April 17, 2015 - 13:25

The Iowa Beef Center is offering the 21st annual update for Veterinarians on Wednesday, May 20, at the McNay Memorial Research Farm near Chariton.

Friday, April 17, 2015 - 13:02

Everyone lives in a watershed and has a relationship with the watershed. Learn more about Iowa water quality issues, how watersheds function and the human relationship with them May 4 at the Iowa...

Friday, April 17, 2015 - 09:28

One-third of Iowa farmers are women, so ISU Extension and Outreach has developed new courses specifically for women. May and June courses provide practical information for managing human resources...

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 15:17

Emerald Ash Borer has been positively identified in a residential tree in the southeast corner of rural Dallas County, making this the 21st county in Iowa where this invasive beetle has been found...

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 09:24

Iowa State University’s Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory has general information about avian influenza and factsheets...

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 08:52

Weeds can cause trouble for asparagus, raspberries and strawberries. Here are some tips from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturists on the proper way to control weeds in home...

Thursday, April 9, 2015 - 11:42

Perennials are commonly divided for three reasons: to control size, to rejuvenate plants and to propagate a prized perennial. Learn when to divide your perennials.

Friday, April 3, 2015 - 09:38

Timothy Youngquist will discuss Iowa State research on converting portions of crop fields into perennial prairie to reduce soil erosion, as well as phosphorous and nitrogen loss, during the Iowa...

Friday, April 3, 2015 - 09:37

A new publication providing information on suitable tomato varieties for commercial field and high tunnel production in Iowa is now available at the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach...

Friday, April 3, 2015 - 08:22

Farming is a vital enterprise for Iowa and the United States. The new C6 BioFarm Game takes an interactive approach to teach young people about agricultural practices involved with providing food...

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