Articles related to Yard & Garden

Thursday, September 4, 2014 - 15:51

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 - 11:21

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 - 14:25

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 - 08:58

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

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 13:06

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach has tips on the best way to harvest homegrown melons.

Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 14:19

Now is prime time to establish a lawn from seed. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturists offer tips on selecting seed and planting a new lawn, as well as overseeding an existing lawn.

Thursday, August 7, 2014 - 15:14

Trees can become afflicted with problems that change their appearance and health, but Iowa State University Extension and Outreach can help with those issues.

Monday, August 4, 2014 - 10:35

Iowa now has 12 infested counties after two adult Emerald Ash Borer beetles were collected from a trap in Boone and have been positively identified as EAB by a federal identifier.

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 14:39

Mid-to-late summer is an excellent time to manage the flowers growing around the house, yard and garden. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach has tips on how to do so successfully.