At Work for Iowa

Read articles and stories about how ISU Extension and Outreach is making a difference across Iowa.

March 31, 2014 03:30 PM

On May 7-8 in Washington, D.C., the nation celebrated the centennial of the Smith-Lever Act, the founding legislation of the nationwide Cooperative Extension System. The Iowa Senate launched the state celebration with a special resolution earlier this spring. Watch the video.
 

December 16, 2013 10:19 AM

The Beginning and Young Livestock Producer Network, an ISU Extension and Outreach initiative, establishes peer groups of young producers because livestock producers say they like to learn from other producers. They want to have more discussions and opportunities to interact with their peers.

November 20, 2013 09:31 AM

ISU Extension and Outreach Answer Line staff answer home and family questions with research-based information, and that translates to more than 20,000 calls and email messages per year.

Answer Line

August 29, 2013 01:03 PM

Iowa beef producers are raising more beef from fewer forage acres after putting into practice forage and grazing management education offered by ISU Extension and Outreach.