December 2017

December 21, 2017 10:53 AM

Since early November reports of an iconic tundra-dwelling bird, the snowy owl, have been pouring in from all corners of the state.

December 20, 2017 02:38 PM

Amanda Chipman believes her academic and industry experiences have prepared her well for the position of swine extension program specialist with the Iowa Pork Industry Center.

December 20, 2017 11:10 AM

Amaryllis plants are a fun, festive addition to the holiday season. But what should be done with them after they’re finished flowering? Can they and paperwhite narcissus bulbs be forced to bloom again?

December 19, 2017 10:19 AM

The state of Iowa has abundant natural resources. The work of ISU Extension and Outreach’s Natural Resources team to keep these resources thriving is highlighted in a recently released video.

December 19, 2017 10:09 AM

The Three-State Beef Conference Jan. 16, 17 and 18, 2018 will offer area beef producers the opportunity to visit with experts on cow-calf profitability topics.

December 15, 2017 09:33 AM

Master Gardener volunteers donated produce grown in 15 counties as well as demonstration gardens from six Iowa State research farms as part of the Growing Together initiative. The total donation came to 74,841 pounds of fruits and vegetables that went to more than 75 locations across the state.

December 14, 2017 09:33 AM

The 2018 Iowa Forage and Grassland Council Conference will feature speakers and topics of interest to producers raising livestock on pastures.

December 13, 2017 02:54 PM

Winter is the perfect time to focus on indoor plants. A number of plants thrive indoors and don’t require much attention.

December 12, 2017 04:16 PM

Boone County 4-H’er Lauren Hansen will be showcasing her designs as a featured designer at Omaha Fashion Week on Saturday, March 3, 2018.