Articles related to Agriculture

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 - 10:58

Sara Shepherd, Julie Van Waardhuizen, Rexanne Struve and Brandi Wiig: Although their farming situations vary, these Iowa women all credit Annie’s Project with improving their ability to make sound risk management decisions.

Thursday, September 19, 2013 - 08:57

Members of the extension crops team from Iowa State University responded to producer questions related to the late spring, dry summer and slow crop development by holding meetings in north central Iowa last week. For the benefit of those not attending the meetings, ISU Extension and Outreach has made video recordings of their presentations available online.

Friday, September 13, 2013 - 14:34

Those interested in what’s happening in the area of beef nutrition research at Iowa State University should register by Sept. 25 for the “Beef Nutrition Research Showcase” set for Oct. 3.

Friday, September 6, 2013 - 10:10

Some 1,500 Iowa farm women are among the 10,000 farm women across the country who participated in Annie’s Project. On Sept. 18, Annie’s Project celebrates 10 years of empowering farm women to be better business partners and owners.

Wednesday, September 4, 2013 - 09:41

Building on the popularity of the first Beef Nutrition Research Showcase in 2011, the next event is Thursday, Oct. 3, before the Iowa State versus Texas home football game.

Tuesday, August 27, 2013 - 09:46

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach has scheduled three North Central Iowa meetings in early September to respond to producer questions related to the late spring, dry summer and slow crop development.

Tuesday, August 27, 2013 - 09:13

The annual Iowa State University McNay Memorial Research Farm fall field day is set for Tuesday, Sept. 10, southwest of Chariton. Crops and grazing research is the focus of the event with Iowa State faculty, staff and graduate students presenting information.

Monday, August 26, 2013 - 13:26

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and the Iowa USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) have scheduled an Advanced RUSLE2 workshop for Sept.26 at the Polk County Extension Office in Altoona, Iowa.

Friday, August 23, 2013 - 15:38

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach has planned three cow facilities and management update sessions in southern Iowa in early September.