Agriculture and Natural Resources News

Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 13:51

Fairs, livestock auctions, swap meet and exotic sales will not include birds. The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship today announced an order to cancel all live bird exhibitions...

Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 09:46

Livestock producers wanting to maximize on their grazing practices should attend Greenhorn Grazing workshops in northeast Iowa.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 13:25

The publication, Nitrogen Use in Iowa Corn Production, provides an overview of nitrogen use in regard to the soil system and...

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 10:35

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturists discuss rhubarb flowering and stalk condition and offer harvesting tips.

Friday, May 15, 2015 - 07:31

Commercial production topics and practices will be featured at the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach 2015 Fruit and Vegetable Field Day on Monday, Aug. 10 at the ISU Horticulture...

Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 13:43

Researchers need samples of aronia berry jams and jellys for a research project with the goal of helping the FDA establish a standard of identity for aronia berry jams and jellies.

Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 09:23

Meet Jeff Hartwig, the ISU Swine Farms manager, and learn about his first six months in this position.

Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 08:48

Pork producers are invited to attend June workshops focusing on advanced swine reproductive management topics. ISU Extension and Outreach, Iowa Pork Industry Center and Iowa Pork Producers...

Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 08:28

The Beef Feedlot Systems Manual has been completely revised to help producers as they consider options for expanding or adding new feedlot facilities. A spreadsheet-based calculator has been added...

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 14:07

Gardening in the shade is cool and calming. When the right palette of plants is used, it can be successful as well. Hostas aren't the only perennials that thrive in shady conditions.

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