Agriculture and Natural Resources News

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 - 08:25

This grant workshop is intended to raise awareness of Agricultural Marketing System grant opportunities and increase participation from those involved in farmers' markets and local foods.

Monday, March 16, 2015 - 08:42

Eric Koehlmoos of South O’Brien High School in Paulina is headed to the 2015 White House Science Fair March 23 at the White House in Washington, D.C.

Friday, March 13, 2015 - 10:51

The Iowa Alpha Mu Chapter of Epsilon Sigma Phi, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach’s honor society, recognized three Friends of Extension during Epsilon Sigma Phi’s annual...

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 14:21

If given proper care, a 100-foot-long row of red raspberries can produce 100 to 150 pints of fruit. Proper pruning increases berry numbers and size, and is required to obtain maximum yields.

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 10:52

The Iowa Learning Farms webinar Wednesday, March 18, features Dan Andersen, assistant professor and extension specialist with Iowa State University in the Department of Agricultural and Biosystems...

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 08:26

Meaghan Anderson has joined ISU Extension and Outreach as the field agronomist for eastern Iowa.

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 14:53

Fish producers can stay current on the areas of fish health, feeding practices, water quality and water treatment by referring to the standard operating procedures for aquaculture outlined in new...

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 13:06

The final session of the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Master Gardeners winter webinar series on how to support local food systems will be held Thursday, March 12, 6:30-8:30 p.m.,...

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 11:14

The key to good fruit set is to provide conditions favorable for flower bud formation, survival and pollination. Horticulturists with ISU Extension and Outreach share cultural practices that...

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 12:26

A website with examples of how Iowa and the country benefit from teaching, research and extension efforts at Iowa State University and the nation’s other land-grant universities has been...

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