Agriculture and Natural Resources News

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 10:16

Iowa State University’s Research and Demonstration Farms kicks off its series of Demonstration Home Garden Field Days July 21 in southwest Iowa, continuing through Aug. 9.

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 09:53

The third annual Urban-Ag Academy conference will be held in Ames from July 17 through July 19.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 14:50

Some of the nation's leading beef producers, retailers, government officials, NGOs, animal scientists, veterinarians and students will discuss beef cattle welfare this week on Iowa State...

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 07:45

Grazing consultant Jim Gerrish will hold a series of five workshops across Iowa Aug. 18-22 in conjunction with the Iowa Beef Center.

Monday, July 14, 2014 - 15:11

Topics for fruit and vegetable farmers will be covered at the 2014 Fruit and Vegetable field day Monday, Aug. 11.

Monday, July 14, 2014 - 14:00

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) are conducting a live update webinar July 21 on the farm program called Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) or Price...

Monday, July 14, 2014 - 13:14

Water Rocks! hosted its first teacher Summit in June, with Iowa K-12 teachers and high school students from nine school districts congregating in Ames. The group received information about some of...

Monday, July 14, 2014 - 08:09

As the price of food rises and interest in sustainable agriculture grows, consumers are finding increasing value and convenience in preserving foods. Iowa State University is working to make sure...

Friday, July 11, 2014 - 09:40

A larva was collected by the Iowa EAB Team from a tree in Mt. Pleasant and has been positively identified as the Emerald Ash Borer by a federal identifier. Iowa now has 10 infested counties.

Friday, July 11, 2014 - 09:00

Iowa Learning Farms will host a field day near Leon focusing on pasture improvement on Thursday, July 31.

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