County News

May 26, 2016

It’s a great tree to have on a landscape, but it can run into problems...

May 24, 2016

“Joyfully moving with our head and hands for our heart and health.”
2nd Annual Clover Dash 5K held July 23, 2016 at the Iowa State Fairground.
All proceeds go to Polk County 4-H in Memory of Joy Niklasen, former Polk County Youth Coordinator

May 24, 2016

Available for 100 hobby gardeners and very small fruit and vegetable producers in Iowa

May 24, 2016

ISU Extension and Outreach pub provides information on Iowa’s ticks

May 24, 2016

Certification now required under Food Safety Modernization Act

May 24, 2016

Low-income mothers from rural communities say participating in outdoor activities as a family is a primary need for their physical and emotional well-being

May 24, 2016

The premiere national event in beef cattle reproductive management comes to Iowa for the first time later this year

May 20, 2016

In-field opportunity for youth to learn about agronomy and scouting basics from ISU experts

May 19, 2016

Rhubarb is a widely-grown plant that can make an excellent addition to a number of dishes and meals.

May 19, 2016

ISU Extension and Outreach publication series to provide tips for producing hops

May 17, 2016

Industry and university representatives will be present for research questions and discussion about weed management

May 17, 2016

ISU Extension and Outreach part of project to enhance sustainability of organic systems

May 16, 2016

While consumers still demand safe, wholesome, high quality beef many are asking more questions about where their beef comes from and how it is raised. 

May 16, 2016

ISU Extension offers multiple dairy open house opportunities across state

May 16, 2016

Iowa Farm and Rural Life Poll shows farmers ready to plant habitat to help declining butterfly population

May 16, 2016

Registration is now open for the Iowa Retail Initiative 2016 Summit on Thursday, June 23, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Reiman Gardens in Ames. This event is free to those who register, but space is limited.

Crop Marketing Strategies
May 13, 2016

Check out these newsletters to get the latest on crop marketing strategies.

May 12, 2016

With spring’s arrival, fruit trees are blooming across home landscapes, as their owners hope for a tasty harvest. However, pests that afflict them can throw a wrench into those plans.

May 12, 2016

Patrick Wall, extension beef specialist, said one trial will be of special interest to those wanting to learn more about expected progeny differences (EPDs.)

May 12, 2016

First in 12-part series to discuss the many aspects of aquaculture production

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