Articles related to Yard & Garden

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 13:47

While many plants wind down their yearly life cycles in the fall, a number of bulbs, shrubs and trees bloom in fall weather.

Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 07:30

We all have outdoor plants, but many of us wonder about the best way to treat them to survive winter. How should you handle your geraniums to make sure they last through winter?

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 10:06

The small farm sustainability program is re-introducing the ISU Extension and Outreach Acreage Living newsletter in an online format. Those living on small farms and acreages will find valuable resources in the newsletter, on the website and in future online courses offered by the program.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 10:20

One of the best aspects of fall gardening is the harvesting of pumpkins and squash. Get the most from various squash varieties this fall.

Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 13:38

Fall is the perfect time to enjoy apples and apple harvesting. Here are some tips from ISU Extension and Outreach to make the most of apple season.

Thursday, September 4, 2014 - 14:51

Fall is the perfect time to prepare a lawn for the months ahead with these weed-control tips from ISU Extension and Outreach.

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 10:21

Diana Cochran brings expertise in nursery management, plant propagation and horticulture plant materials to her new position as fruit specialist for Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 13:25

As late summer becomes early fall, it is a great time to get outside and do some yard work. Get tips on great ways to improve the yard, trees, garden and flower beds from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturists.

Monday, August 25, 2014 - 07:58

Iowa now has 13 counties infested with Emerald Ash Borer after beetles were found in Story City.