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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Polk County
When you need to make decisions that affect your family, community, business, or farm, look to Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. You can rely on ISU Extension for unbiased, research-based information and education to help you make better decisions.
Yard and Garden Tips
Now that spring is here, home gardeners are ready to plan for a successful garden.
Early spring is the time to plant strawberries. This publication will help with selecting the proper site, time and way to plant your strawberries.
If you're more interested in vegetables, try reading the Suggested Vegetable Varieties for the Home Garden.
Also there are many publications about lawn care available in the Extension Publications Online Store.
Search the ISU Extension and Outreach expertise directory to find a specialist that can help you!
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