Agriculture and Natural Resources News

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 08:52

Weeds can cause trouble for asparagus, raspberries and strawberries. Here are some tips from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturists on the proper way to control weeds in home...

Thursday, April 9, 2015 - 11:42

Perennials are commonly divided for three reasons: to control size, to rejuvenate plants and to propagate a prized perennial. Learn when to divide your perennials.

Friday, April 3, 2015 - 09:38

Timothy Youngquist will discuss Iowa State research on converting portions of crop fields into perennial prairie to reduce soil erosion, as well as phosphorous and nitrogen loss, during the Iowa...

Friday, April 3, 2015 - 09:37

A new publication providing information on suitable tomato varieties for commercial field and high tunnel production in Iowa is now available at the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach...

Friday, April 3, 2015 - 08:22

Farming is a vital enterprise for Iowa and the United States. The new C6 BioFarm Game takes an interactive approach to teach young people about agricultural practices involved with providing food...

Thursday, April 2, 2015 - 08:48

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturists offer tips on controlling crabgrass.

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 11:05

The half-day workshop,“Combating the Spotted Winged Drosophila Fruit Fly," will be offered April 20 in Iowa City and April 27 in Clarion.

Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 08:39

The revised publication includes the life stages affected by systemic insecticides, two new professional products and proper use to protect insect pollinators. It also highlights two pesticides...

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 14:21

The Siouxland Garden Show March 27 - 29 at the Sioux City Convention Center, Sioux City is a garden party with something for everyone - speakers, how-to sessions, make-and-take projects and...

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 10:59

Learn what it takes to have your very own asparagus patch and enjoy this favorite spring vegetable for years.

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