Agriculture and Natural Resources News

Tuesday, March 13, 2012 - 14:11

For the first time in several years, the Iowa Pork Industry Center (IPIC) and Iowa State University (ISU) are sponsoring a daylong educational opportunity specifically for...

Thursday, March 8, 2012 - 11:13

Few things are more enjoyable for homeowners than going out the back door to pick ripe juicy fruit from a tree. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulture specialists share...

Thursday, March 8, 2012 - 10:15

Nick Howell, ISU Horticulture Research Station superintendent and a former student of Buck’s, continues the strong tradition of rose research at Iowa State. Earth-Kind® trials are...

Thursday, March 8, 2012 - 09:19

Spring arrives at the 2012 Siouxland Garden Show on March 16-17 at the Marina Center, South Sioux City, Neb. The sixth annual Siouxland Garden Show is an extravaganza of nearly 50 inspiring...

Wednesday, March 7, 2012 - 13:38

"Tips and Tricks of Vegetable Transplant Production" is a workshop for gardeners, small scale and hoop vegetable producers and greenhouse growers. It will be held Saturday, April 7, at...

Monday, March 5, 2012 - 15:21

Biochar as a soil amendment will be featured during the Iowa Learning Farms’ (ILF) webinar, Wednesday, March 21, at 11:30 a.m. The webinar is part of the ILF-hosted series held on the third...

Thursday, March 1, 2012 - 13:57

Marigolds are one of the most popular bedding plants in the United States. They are easy to grow, bloom reliably all summer and have few insect and disease problems. Learn when and how to start...

Thursday, March 1, 2012 - 10:24

Going green to create a more sustainable home or community doesn’t happen overnight. According to two Iowa State University Extension and Outreach specialists it takes thought and action,...

Monday, February 27, 2012 - 11:21

An Iowa State University Extension and Outreach drainage workshop will be offered in three north Iowa locations – Mason City, Algona and Le Mars in March. The workshop will examine various...

Monday, February 27, 2012 - 10:11

“Managing for Today and Tomorrow," a new Annie’s Project course covering business, estate, retirement and succession planning, will be offered in Carroll as well as Ames and...

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