Articles related to Farm Management

Monday, February 22, 2016 - 15:46

"Managing the N Factor," a web-based tool that highlights practices available to improve the quality of water throughout the state, was launched last week by ISU Extension and Outreach.

Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 14:47

As two Iowa ethanol production plants start their operations, they present an opportunity for producers to participate in a newly developing corn stover supply chain.

Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 11:36

Even with unfavorable winter weather conditions, researchers, faculty members, producers, students and policymakers from across the nation came together to discuss the pressing issues surrounding soil health. 

Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 17:48

Fortunately for farmers who want to get a stronger grasp on their finances and budget, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach offers a variety of resources designed to help producers plan and keep their heads above water until prices increase.

Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 09:55

The total cost of corn and soybean production in Iowa is expected to fall this year, according to a report published by Alejandro Plastina, an assistant professor in economics at Iowa State University and ISU Extension and Outreach economist.

Friday, January 29, 2016 - 15:23

ISU Extension and Outreach will host two educational seminars daily, focusing on challenges and important topics facing farmers during the upcoming planting season.

Friday, January 22, 2016 - 14:20

Sub-surface drainage is an important part of agriculture in Iowa and a day-long workshop on March 11 will focus on topics of interest that have emerged around farmland drainage.

Tuesday, January 19, 2016 - 10:08

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will offer a Field Crop Scout School on Saturday, Feb. 27, at the Gateway Hotel and Conference Center in Ames.

Tuesday, January 19, 2016 - 08:15

“Map of My Kingdom,” a play about land transition, will be presented by Iowa Public Radio and performed as part of the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Beginning Farmer Center “Returning to the Farm” seminar on Jan. 29 at the Gateway Hotel and Conference Center.