Articles related to Agriculture

Friday, November 7, 2014 - 09:44

The presenter for this month’s Iowa Learning Farms Nov. 19 webinar is Iowa State's Mary Harris. She will present information on pollinators that have found habitat in perennial prairie plants within row crop fields.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 16:38

The 15th annual Drainage Research Forum will be Nov. 18 at the Iowa State University Alumni Center on campus.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 14:37

As cold weather approaches, cattle producers start planning for winter and spring grazing, ration needs and heifer development in their beef cow herds. Iowa State University is offering a workshop addressing these needs on Nov. 18 at the McNay Research Farm southwest of Chariton.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 08:31

Warren Pierson is the new coordinator at the Field Extension Education Laboratory (FEEL) at Iowa State University. Pierson began his position Nov. 1 and is responsible for organizing educational events at FEEL.

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 08:37

Livestock producers and service providers will receive training on how to use the Revised Universal Soil Loss Equation 2 (RUSLE2) and the Iowa Phosphorus Index for use in nutrient management and manure management plans.

Monday, November 3, 2014 - 10:34

Iowa Learning Farms and Practical Farmers of Iowa will host several cover crop workshops across Iowa in November.

Monday, November 3, 2014 - 09:00

Various aspects of farmland drainage will be the focus of a day-long workshop Dec. 11 at the Community Center in Stanhope.

Monday, October 27, 2014 - 07:33

Iowa State University’s Integrated Crop Management conference will be held Dec. 3-4, 2014, at the Scheman Building on the ISU campus. The conference program provides an in-depth look at cutting edge topics, explains the latest research findings and provides practical, take-home information to use in Iowa crop production.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 11:12

Updates to the latest crop production products and recommendations are the focus of upcoming meetings sponsored by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. The meetings will be held Nov. 25 in Iowa City and Dec. 10 in Ames.