Yard & Garden/Horticulture

Local Highlights

Finch
November 11, 2019

Lawn and Garden - Late Autumn Care

Whitetail deer
November 6, 2019
Prevent Wildlife Damage to Trees and Shrubs
Potted Plant
November 4, 2019
Over-wintering Potted Plants
High Tunnel
October 30, 2019
Produce growers will learn from researchers and experienced high tunnel farmers
Butterfly
October 29, 2019
 

The beauty and benefit of this important pollinator is on full display

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

Statewide Resources

  • Convenient access to horticulture publications, programs and people.

  • Production and business management information for commercial producers on wide variety of fruits and vegetables.

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

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Let us "feed" your appetite for gardening information with a wide menu of gardening entrees.

  •  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.

  • Information on Pesticide Applicator Training, Integrated Pest Management, and related environmental programs.

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