Articles related to Agriculture

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.

Thursday, February 24, 2011 - 09:09

The Iowa State University Extension Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic (ISU-PIDC) and the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship confirmed that a single dead specimen of the brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB), Halyomorpha halys, was recently collected in Cedar Rapids, Iowa and submitted to ISU PIDC for diagnosis.

Monday, February 21, 2011 - 16:06

Iowa State University Extension and partners are offering the 2011 Ag Market Outlook Seminars to provide producers with timely information to make the best decisions for their operations.

Monday, February 21, 2011 - 16:01

Iowa pork producer Greg Carlson explains why he subscribes to the distance education series SowBridge.

Friday, February 18, 2011 - 15:36

Iowa State University Extension beef veterinarian Grant Dewell, shares five tips on helping calving season be as successful as possible for producers.

Thursday, February 17, 2011 - 14:14

On March 1 in Mahaska County, the Iowa Pork Industry Center (IPIC) and Iowa State University Extension will provide training for pork producers and others who need certification in the Pork Quality Assurance Plus® (PQAPlus®) program.