Agriculture and Natural Resources News

Monday, July 14, 2014 - 15:11

Topics for fruit and vegetable farmers will be covered at the 2014 Fruit and Vegetable field day Monday, Aug. 11.

Monday, July 14, 2014 - 14:00

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) are conducting a live update webinar July 21 on the farm program called Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) or Price...

Monday, July 14, 2014 - 13:14

Water Rocks! hosted its first teacher Summit in June, with Iowa K-12 teachers and high school students from nine school districts congregating in Ames. The group received information about some of...

Monday, July 14, 2014 - 08:09

As the price of food rises and interest in sustainable agriculture grows, consumers are finding increasing value and convenience in preserving foods. Iowa State University is working to make sure...

Friday, July 11, 2014 - 09:40

A larva was collected by the Iowa EAB Team from a tree in Mt. Pleasant and has been positively identified as the Emerald Ash Borer by a federal identifier. Iowa now has 10 infested counties.

Friday, July 11, 2014 - 09:00

Iowa Learning Farms will host a field day near Leon focusing on pasture improvement on Thursday, July 31.

Friday, July 11, 2014 - 08:54

In summer, problems can crop up and limit a yard's potential. Here are some tips from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach to make sure both yard and garden look as beautiful as...

Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 16:07

This month’s presenter is Jesse Randall with Iowa State University Forestry Extension. He will talk about planning for buffer strips as well as windbreaks to aid in soil erosion reduction,...

Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 15:55

Jennifer Bentley, dairy specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, recently produced a new publication about automatic dairy feeding systems.

Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 15:20

The 2015 Annual Garden Calendar, “Whimsy,” is now available for purchase from the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Online Store.

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