Yard & Garden/Horticulture

Local Highlights

March 5, 2010

Click to access the monthly horticulture newsletter. You must have Adobe Acrobat Reader on your computer.

March 24, 2015

Have you ever thought about growing beautiful orchids, but didn't think it would work?  Come learn tips on how you too can grow orchids!

January 27, 2015

Women, Land & Legacy of Southwest Iowa will be presenting “Women Gaining Ground,” a one-day conference designed to be fun and empowering for women from all walks of life, held on Saturday, March 21 in Shenandoah

December 30, 2014

How can Master Gardeners and community volunteers support local food systems?  Everyone is welcome to help us learn how!

August 26, 2014

If you are concerned about replacing ash trees, this is the session for you!

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.

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

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