Wednesday, August 3, 2011 - 14:12
Iowa State University (ISU) is giving Iowans the chance to display photos at the Iowa State Fair. As part of the university's exhibit in the northeast corner of the Varied Industries Building during the fair, Iowa residents are encouraged to submit photos to illustrate how Iowa State and ISU Extension and Outreach are making a difference in their communities.
Thursday, July 28, 2011 - 08:42
Iowa State University Extension specialists offer tips for harvesting and storing potatoes, as well as dealing with spuds that are green or knobby.
Friday, July 22, 2011 - 10:34
Iowa State University Extension specialists offer tips for taking care of your lawn, annuals and garden in hot weather in this week's yard and garden column.
Friday, July 15, 2011 - 09:01
Many diseases and disorders can affect tomatoes during the growing season. Iowa State University Extension specialists describe the symptoms and management of common problems.
Thursday, July 7, 2011 - 15:44
More and more gardeners are dealing with Japanese beetles as these very hungry garden pests spread throughout Iowa and their populations increase. Japanese beetle adults feed on a wide variety of plants.
Thursday, June 30, 2011 - 10:49
As Iowa sweet corn matures in the fields, extension specialists share tips on keeping the raccoons out of the patch and when to harvest.
Monday, June 27, 2011 - 12:07
Learn how to manage the bugs, beetles, worms and caterpillars that are showing up on home garden vegetables.
Thursday, June 16, 2011 - 10:44
Home gardeners can protect one of the most valuable assets in a landscape by identifying tree diseases and taking steps to properly manage the diseases.
Wednesday, June 15, 2011 - 13:59
Learn how to identify beneficial insects and the native plants that attract them during this Aug. 4 workshop.
Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 08:29
An estimated 1,800 gallons of water runs off a 30 x 96 foot high tunnel with each inch of rain. ISU Extension demonstrates a system to collect the rain water and store it for reuse on the crops in the high tunnel.