Thursday, April 7, 2011 - 14:40
The Soil Management and Land Valuation Conference is May 11 at Iowa State University. The conference will provide updated information for farm managers, rural appraisers, real estate brokers, lenders and others who have an interest in Iowa farmland.
Tuesday, April 5, 2011 - 09:52
ISU Extension's corn production team has completed a new publication, “Corn Growth and Development," that replaces “How a Corn Plant Develops" — the standard reference on corn growth and development for more than 40 years.
Wednesday, March 30, 2011 - 11:52
Veterinarians and others in Iowa’s pork industry have the opportunity to become Pork Quality Assurance Plus® Advisors under the National Pork Board's PQA Plus® program. The Iowa Pork Industry Center at Iowa State University will hold a training May 4.
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 - 12:50
A new publication from Iowa State University Extension illustrates the “shift up, throttle back” technique to reduce tractor fuel consumption and related expenses.
Tuesday, March 15, 2011 - 08:40
Focus groups will take a look at research and the outlook for organic crops in 2011.
Friday, March 11, 2011 - 09:11
The workshop offers information on several aspects of cover crops, including cost-share programs for cover crop usage.
Wednesday, March 9, 2011 - 11:58
The Iowa Learning Farms’ March webinar, to be held at noon Wednesday, March 16, will feature Jeremy Singer and cover crop management.
Tuesday, March 8, 2011 - 17:02
Iowa State University Extension and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources will offer workshops in northwest and western Iowa March 29, 30 and 31 featuring environmental issues for feedlots and dairies that are medium-sized concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs).
Wednesday, March 2, 2011 - 09:20
Iowa and Minnesota pork producers attending the Swine Production Seminar can hear from industry experts and contribute to the conversation during an open discussion.
Thursday, February 24, 2011 - 09:11
Iowa Learning Farms and Practical Farmers of Iowa will co-host a workshop focusing on cover crops at the Clay County Regional Events Center, Spencer, on March 10.