Friday, January 21, 2011 - 16:15
Registration for the distance educational series SowBridge 2011-12 is now open. The first session is March 2.
Friday, January 21, 2011 - 09:23
People originally certified as PQAPlus® Advisors during the initial training period in 2007-2008 need to recertify as soon as possible to maintain their certification.
Wednesday, January 19, 2011 - 09:57
Today Iowa farmers need to manage any number of employees, adding Human Resources director to their many roles. That's why ISU Extension is offering employee management workshops specifically for agricultural operations.
Friday, January 14, 2011 - 15:46
Iowa State University Extension will offer manure applicator certification workshops for dry manure operators on seven different dates and locations in February.
Thursday, January 13, 2011 - 16:37
Three risk management workshops for women who work with swine operations will be held over the next few weeks.
Thursday, January 13, 2011 - 14:27
Thanks to financial support from a multi-state extension group, beef producers are now able to get the Bovine Estrus Synchronization Planner at no charge.
Tuesday, January 11, 2011 - 10:44
The Beginning Farmer Network (BFN) is sponsoring the Beginning Farmers Conference on Feb. 12, at the Scheman Center, Iowa State University, Ames.
Monday, January 10, 2011 - 10:00
Iowa women farmers have a rare opportunity to help women farmers in Uganda by volunteering to spend approximately two weeks working directly with smallholder farmers.
Thursday, January 6, 2011 - 14:23
A new publication from Iowa State University Extension addresses techniques for dryeration and combination drying to increase the drying rate for high-temperature corn dryers.
Tuesday, January 4, 2011 - 11:28
Recent federal food safety legislation can impact small fruit and vegetable growers. Seven workshops throughout the state in January and February will highlight good practices for food safety and post-harvest handling.