February 2011

February 4, 2011 11:44 AM

Proper pruning makes it possible to obtain maximum yields of high-quality grapes and to allow adequate vegetative growth for the following season.

February 4, 2011 11:27 AM

Iowa 4-H'ers and Operation: Military Kids exemplify the recent White House initiative, "Strengthening the Military Family."

February 4, 2011 09:41 AM

Iowa 4-H alumni have made their commitment to 4-H, raising $23,366.94 to support Iowa State University Extension 4-H Youth Development programs.

February 3, 2011 02:19 PM

Iowa Learning Farms is gearing up for another busy season of travel with the Conservation Station, a mobile learning center that encourages all Iowans to help protect and improve soil and water quality. Requests are now being accepted for 2011 events.

February 3, 2011 01:08 PM

As thousand canker disease and emerald ash borers edge their way toward Iowa trees and woodlands, organizers of the 55th Annual Iowa State University Shade Tree Short Course are encouraging those interested in trees to “Expand Your Plant Palette.”

February 2, 2011 10:31 AM

ISU Extension nutrition specialist suggests steps for following USDA's Dietary Guidelines for Americans.

February 2, 2011 10:23 AM

Preregister two days before the date of the location you wish to attend and it's free. Wait and it's $5 a person. Contact IPPA to sign up at 800-372-7675.

February 2, 2011 10:15 AM

Extension's nutrition education programs have been helping low-income couples and families plan healthy, cost-effective meals — and saving health care costs.

February 2, 2011 09:57 AM

Iowa 4-H teams took high honors at several recent national judging events.