Agriculture and Natural Resources News

Friday, January 8, 2016 - 13:51

The 31st annual Iowa Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association conference will be held Jan. 28-29 in Ankeny, Iowa.

Thursday, January 7, 2016 - 13:20

The inaugural Iowa Small Farms Conference is scheduled for Feb.13 in Ames, Iowa. Keynote speaker Daniel Salatin of Polyface Farms will be featured along with a wide variety of educational options...

Wednesday, January 6, 2016 - 15:47

Winter has officially arrived in Iowa, and with it comes snow. How will it affect landscapes? Are there steps that can be taken to alleviate winter’s effects? 

Tuesday, January 5, 2016 - 09:47

To support women farmers and land owners and their important role in Iowa agriculture, ISU Extension and Outreach provides research-based educational programs through the Women in Agriculture...

Tuesday, January 5, 2016 - 09:10

On Thursday Jan. 21, John Lawrence and Jacqueline Comito will discuss the Iowa Nutrient Reduction Strategy and the challenges of meeting the goals of reduced nitrogen and phosphorus loss from Iowa...

Wednesday, December 23, 2015 - 14:09

Registrations for two distance education programs for specific segments of the pork industry are now open through Iowa State University.

Tuesday, December 22, 2015 - 09:33

Some plants are so beautiful that it’s worth the extra effort to spread them around. That’s where propagation comes in. With a little work and the proper cuttings, certain plants...

Tuesday, December 22, 2015 - 09:06

Iowa State University Department of Animal Science and ISU Extension and Outreach are conducting a meat judging coaches clinic Feb. 14 at the Iowa State Meat lab in Kildee Hall on the Iowa State...

Monday, December 21, 2015 - 16:09

The 2016 Cornbelt Cow-Calf Conference is set for Jan. 30 at the Bridge View Center in Ottumwa.

Monday, December 21, 2015 - 10:12

The Driftless Region Beef Conference Feb. 4-5, 2016 is an educational event offering benefits to beef producers in four states.

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