Friday, February 4, 2011 - 09:41

Iowa 4-H alumni have made their commitment to 4-H, raising $23,366.94 to support Iowa State University Extension 4-H Youth Development programs.

Thursday, February 3, 2011 - 14:19

Iowa Learning Farms is gearing up for another busy season of travel with the Conservation Station, a mobile learning center that encourages all Iowans to help protect and improve soil and water quality. Requests are now being accepted for 2011 events.

Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 10:31

ISU Extension nutrition specialist suggests steps for following USDA's Dietary Guidelines for Americans.

Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 10:15

Extension's nutrition education programs have been helping low-income couples and families plan healthy, cost-effective meals — and saving health care costs.

Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 09:57

Iowa 4-H teams took high honors at several recent national judging events.

Monday, January 31, 2011 - 12:24

The Iowa 4-H Foundation is offering financial aid applications to any youth otherwise financially unable to attend a day or residential camp at the Iowa 4-H Center.

Thursday, January 27, 2011 - 10:07

Iowa State University researcher Kathleen Delate is undertaking perhaps the most comprehensive study of organic vegetable-growing practices by looking at the use of cover crops, manure, tillage and mulch.

Wednesday, January 19, 2011 - 14:51

Children’s health and well-being can be affected by spending too much time using electronic media. So, should parents say “no” to video games or screen time in general, including television? Not necessarily, said Kimberly Greder, Iowa State University Extension family life specialist and associate professor in human development and family studies.

Friday, January 14, 2011 - 15:16

ISU Extension is training volunteers with Retired Senior Volunteer Programs (RSVP) who will help older Iowans with limited incomes learn how the Iowa Food Assistance Program can help them buy nutritious food.