Yard & Garden/Horticulture

Local Highlights

Siouxland Garden Show
February 13, 2017

Just in time for spring - the 11th annual Siouxland Garden Show, March 24 - 25 at the Sioux City Convention Center. The event includes regional and local speakers, how-to sessions, make and take projects and businesses and organizations with something for everyone.  Click here for flyer.

January 28, 2017

The ISU Linn County Master Gardeners are having their Winter Garden Fair on February 25, 2017 at Kirkwood Community College from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm.  This link provides information http://www.extension.iastate.edu/linn/content/winter-gardening-fair

January 19, 2017

Henry County Master Gardeners will present the 11thAnnual Spring Symposium on Saturday, March 4th at the First United Methodist Church in Mt. Pleasant. The event is open to all gardeners and offers something for everyone!  Click here for flyer.

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.

  • Convenient access to horticulture publications, programs and people.

  • 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 many resources to help Iowans. Get a list of them all here.

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