Agriculture and Natural Resources News

Friday, May 3, 2013 - 08:38

Communities, local food networks and county extension offices have the opportunity to schedule Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) workshops for local...

Thursday, May 2, 2013 - 10:20

The emergence of daffodils is one of the first signs of spring – along with crocuses, tulips and other spring-flowering bulbs. Horticulturists with Iowa State University Extension and...

Tuesday, April 30, 2013 - 13:19

There is still time to register for the remaining Eco Family Virtual Conference sessions.

Tuesday, April 30, 2013 - 12:49

Gardeners can determine when to divide their perennials by checking When to Divide Perennials (RG 319), an Iowa State University Extension and Outreach publication.

Tuesday, April 30, 2013 - 07:16

Iowa State University is conducting a nationwide survey of livestock producers’ use of feed-related coproducts from ethanol production. Livestock producers are invited to take the survey...

Monday, April 29, 2013 - 14:00

A 1 p.m. pasture walk featuring cows grazing a cover crop of rye and hairy vetch, grass finishing, and an introduction to a new bird friendly marketing opportunity will be Wednesday, May 22 at the...

Monday, April 29, 2013 - 12:15

With the advent of county fair swine shows in Iowa just a few weeks from now, there are specific steps that exhibitors and fair attendees can follow to decrease health risks for animals and people...

Wednesday, April 24, 2013 - 14:53

Mark S. Johnson joined Iowa State University Extension and Outreach as a field agronomist for north central Iowa on April 15.

Wednesday, April 24, 2013 - 09:20

It's common practice to plant transplants for warm-season vegetables like tomatoes, peppers and eggplant and is becoming the practice with cucumbers, squash, cantaloupes and watermelons...

Wednesday, April 24, 2013 - 08:57

The importance of planning when selecting trees is explained in Guidelines for Selecting Trees (RG 702), an Iowa State University Extension and Outreach publication.

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