Yard & Garden/Horticulture

Local Highlights

March 5, 2010

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

July 11, 2014

Take a trip to the nearby Armstrong Research Fam for a fun and educational evening!

May 2, 2014

Need a new look for your landscape?  Consider attending this event!

April 10, 2014

Have you always wanted to try your hand at growing your own garden?  Or have your first attempts not been as successful as you would like?  Consider attending this program!

March 31, 2014

Ten area residents completed the training.

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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