Yard & Garden/Horticulture

Local Highlights

April 5, 2017
May 5th & 6th at Gateway Park, Marengo
February 20, 2017

Alliant Energy and the DNR offer Alliant customers the oportunity
to purchase shade trees for $25.00 each.

March 23, 2016

Do you have an interest in gardening? Would you like to volunteer and help with various gardening related activities throughout Iowa County? Learn how to become a Iowa County Master Gardener!

April 12, 2017

Do you work for a company providing tree care services in Iowa? Does your company offer services such as tree pruning & removal, climbing, stump grinding, repairing storm damage, pesticide/fungicide application and other types of assistance? 

Statewide Resources

  • Convenient access to horticulture publications, programs and people.

  • Production and business management information for commercial producers on wide variety of fruits and vegetables.

  • Helping support the state’s evolving grape and wine industry, because the potential economic opportunities in wineries, value-added agriculture and tourism are limitless.

  • Horticulture & Home Pest News is filled with articles on current horticulture, plant care, pest management, and common household pests written by Iowa State University Extension specialists.

  • Master Gardeners are individuals who have an interest in horticulture, have taken the Master Gardener training offered by Iowa State University Extension, and share their time and expertise with other gardeners.

  • Let us "feed" your appetite for gardening information with a wide menu of gardening entrees.

  •  Information on lawn, garden, and landscape plant questions is available from ISU Extension staff.

  • Images and information on a wide range of common pest and non-pest insects encountered in the home, yard and garden.

  • Information on Pesticide Applicator Training, Integrated Pest Management, and related environmental programs.

Agriculture and Natural Resources has many resources to help Iowans. Get a list of them all here.

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