Yard & Garden/Horticulture

Local Highlights

New Master Gardner Training
July 9, 2014
 
Become a Master Gardener and join the fun! 
Summer Webinar Series:   TOTALLY TREES
June 30, 2014

Tree questions?   Come and ask the experts.

February 10, 2014

If you are ready for something new, consider "gardening up"!

Master Gardener
January 31, 2014

Down to Earth is a regular feature of our website showcasing articles by Madison County Master Gardeners. Current articles:  Growing Green and How Are YOUR Pollinators?

July 19, 2013

The Iowa Master Gardener program is once again offering a series of summer garden webinars to be hosted by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.  Because weather patterns over the past couple of years have moved rapidly between drought and flood, the theme of the 2013 series is ‘Moisture Extremes in the Landscape’.

Yard & Garden Information

GARDENING RESOURCES FROM ISU EXTENSION & OUTREACH - list of publications

Statewide Resources

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

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

  • 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.

  • 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.

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

  • 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.

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

  • Insecticide evaluation reports and information on specific pests of economic significance to Iowa crop production.

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

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