Agriculture and Natural Resources News

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.

Wednesday, December 16, 2015 - 16:37

Federally inspected meat cuts are available on the Iowa State campus through the ISU meat laboratory in Kildee Hall. Meat can be ordered online.

Wednesday, December 16, 2015 - 16:01

The holiday season is here, and so are holiday plants. Here are some tips from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturists on how to handle seasonal plants this holiday season.

Wednesday, December 16, 2015 - 15:53

The Sheep Production Skill Development Workshop will be held on Jan. 16 in the Deb and Jeff Hanson Agriculture Learning Center in Ames.

Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 15:48

The Iowa Beef Center has revised the Feed Bunk Management fact sheet to help producers improve efficiency and make the most of already tight margins.

Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 14:11

When Iowa farmers believe the benefits of planting cover crops outweigh the risks, they’re more likely to adopt this practice, new Iowa State University research shows.

Monday, December 14, 2015 - 10:43

Farmers need to exercise caution when it comes to herbicide selection if they intend to graze or harvest a cover crop.

Monday, December 14, 2015 - 09:33

Average Iowa farmland value is now estimated to be $7,633 per acre — having dropped in value for the second consecutive year. Per acre value declined $310, or 3.9 percent, since last year...

Friday, December 11, 2015 - 15:25

Dairy producers will have the chance to learn the latest information on reproduction at a day-long workshop being offered in five states the week of Jan. 11.

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