Agriculture and Natural Resources News

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 11:33

Sheep producers and agribusiness staff are invited to a meeting in Sheldon, Ia. on Tuesday, Dec. 9 about how to improve lamb carcass quality, resulting in better returns for the producer.

Monday, November 10, 2014 - 15:06

A workshop featuring the newly updated version of the Feedlot Monitoring Program software will be Thursday, Dec. 4, from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach office in...

Monday, November 10, 2014 - 08:52

In both subtle and obvious ways, the changing roles of farm and ranch women are influencing American agriculture and global food security. To tell the story of farm and ranch women’s...

Friday, November 7, 2014 - 09:44

The presenter for this month’s Iowa Learning Farms Nov. 19 webinar is Iowa State's Mary Harris. She will present information on pollinators that have found habitat in perennial prairie...

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 16:38

The 15th annual Drainage Research Forum will be Nov. 18 at the Iowa State University Alumni Center on campus.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 14:37

As cold weather approaches, cattle producers start planning for winter and spring grazing, ration needs and heifer development in their beef cow herds. Iowa State University is offering a workshop...

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 10:38

While winter is not growing season for strawberries, taking care of strawberry plants remains vitally important. Here are some tips from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach on the ins and...

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 08:31

Warren Pierson is the new coordinator at the Field Extension Education Laboratory (FEEL) at Iowa State University. Pierson began his position Nov. 1 and is responsible for organizing educational...

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 08:37

Livestock producers and service providers will receive training on how to use the Revised Universal Soil Loss Equation 2 (RUSLE2) and the Iowa Phosphorus Index for use in nutrient management and...

Monday, November 3, 2014 - 10:34

Iowa Learning Farms and Practical Farmers of Iowa will host several cover crop workshops across Iowa in November.

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