Agriculture and Natural Resources News

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 10:21

Diana Cochran brings expertise in nursery management, plant propagation and horticulture plant materials to her new position as fruit specialist for Iowa State University Extension and Outreach....

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 12:49

Growers producing crops in high tunnels can attend a series of meetings across the state this fall hosted by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 13:25

As late summer becomes early fall, it is a great time to get outside and do some yard work. Get tips on great ways to improve the yard, trees, garden and flower beds from Iowa State University...

Monday, August 25, 2014 - 15:54

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach provides several resources to help farmland owners and operators make a one-time election of a commodity program from 2014-18 connected with the...

Monday, August 25, 2014 - 15:02

Iowa Learning Farms is hosting four cover crop field days this September. Each event will have a different aspect of this conservation farming practice.

Monday, August 25, 2014 - 07:58

Iowa now has 13 counties infested with Emerald Ash Borer after beetles were found in Story City.

Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 08:38

The complexity of crop production decision-making is escalated by issues that have Iowa farmers concerned about pesticide resistance. Visit the Iowa State University tent at the Farm Progress Show...

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 12:06

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach has tips on the best way to harvest homegrown melons.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 08:04

Farmers who visit the Iowa State University exhibit at the Farm Progress Show can visit with farmers who practice ways to improve water quality, including Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill...

Monday, August 18, 2014 - 11:18

Palmer waterhemp, soybean cyst management and an update on the new weather station will highlight the Iowa State University Northern Research and Demonstration Farm fall field day Sept. 4.

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