Yard & Garden/Horticulture

Local Highlights

Preserve the Taste of Summer Logo
June 27, 2019

Course Covers Overview of Preservation Methods and Resources; Pre-Registration Required

June 24, 2019

Cups available at Cass County Extension Office; Dropoff at Atlantic Farmers Market 4-6 PM on June 25 and July 23

ISU Words on Wellness
May 28, 2019

Welcome to Words on Wellness- a monthly newsletter that promotes a healthy lifestyle for Iowans. In each issue, you'll find reliable, research based information about nutrition, exercise, and food safety, and explore the power of incorporating healthy habits into your daily lifestyle. Check back monthly for the latest edition!

Get on The Bus with Master Gardeners
April 22, 2019

Local gardeners invited to “Hop on the Bus!” and join the fun

Now Hiring Apply Today
April 18, 2019

Applications due April 30 for guaranteed consideration

Agriculture and Natural Resources has many resources to help Iowans. Get a list of them all here.

Statewide Resources

  •  Information on lawn, garden, and landscape plant questions is available from ISU Extension staff.

  • Images and information on a wide range of common pest and non-pest insects encountered in the home, yard and garden.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Helping support the state’s evolving grape and wine industry, because the potential economic opportunities in wineries, value-added agriculture and tourism are limitless.

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