Agriculture and Natural Resources News

Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 12:53

Gardeners have the opportunity this summer to learn about theme gardens, planting trough gardens, water features and conservation, attracting butterflies and bees, and growing herbs.

Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 08:51

Millions of trees are planted in Iowa on both private and public lands. Horticulturists with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach answer questions related to successful tree planting.

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 12:45

Sulfur Management for Iowa Crop Production, a new Iowa State University Extension and Outreach publication, provides a summary of research efforts and guidance on sulfur fertilization and...

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 08:24

Beef producers are invited to attend one of two Spring 2015 Beef Management Workshops being held by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach in Madison and Henry counties during May.

Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 14:50

Jacqueline Comito, director of the Iowa Learning Farms and Water Rocks! programs at Iowa State University, is a recipient of the National Wetlands Awards - an honor bestowed by the Environmental...

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 12:54

Tomatoes are a popular part of many Iowa gardens, and with spring here, the time to plant them is approaching. But when is too early to plant? Where should they be planted? Here are some tips from...

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 12:30

Field Scouting Basics Workshop is a half-day course designed for beginning-level crop scouts. It provides hands-on, in-field experience to prepare for the 2015 growing season.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 10:43

High school age students have an opportunity to learn crop-scouting skills and integrated pest management basics by participating in the Crop Scouting Competition for Iowa Youth.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 09:48

A new release of the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Pesticide and Field Records mobile app supports sending emails and printing hardcopies of crop and pesticide application...

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 07:46

Avian influenza does not impact the foods that consumers eat, says an Iowa State University food safety expert.

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