Friday, March 11, 2011 - 10:11
The workshop offers information on several aspects of cover crops, including cost-share programs for cover crop usage.
Wednesday, March 9, 2011 - 11:41
Iowa State University Extension will celebrate Extension Week throughout the state March 21-25, 2011.
Tuesday, March 8, 2011 - 18:02
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 - 11:00
Homegrown Lifestyle is for people living on a large lot or a small acreage with visions of producing food for their own use and practicing land stewardship, but aren't sure how or where to start.
Monday, February 28, 2011 - 14:01
Iowa State University Extension has scheduled a series of certification workshops in April for people who want to sell morel mushrooms.
Thursday, February 24, 2011 - 10:11
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 - 10:09
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 - 10:51
To provide an opportunity for Iowa business leaders, homeowners, livestock producers and environmentalists to consult on wind and solar energy, Iowa State University Extension in Plymouth County, along with other partner organizations, is presenting a Wind/Solar Energy Conference.
Monday, February 21, 2011 - 10:18
The Iowa Water Conference is a collaborative effort of the Ag and the Environment, Flood Plain Management, Iowa Learning Farms, Stormwater and Water Monitoring conferences. The goal of this partnership is to create greater awareness of Iowa urban and agricultural water issues through sustainable watershed management.
Monday, February 14, 2011 - 14:43
A new publication from Iowa State University Extension explains how routine maintenance of farm tractors and small adjustments in day-to-day operations improve fuel efficiency and total energy costs.