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Drone over a field

ISU Digital Innovation Lab is offering a new workshop as part of their "Research to Rows" series focusing on Drone (UAV) Technology on July 30.

Fifteen youth at the International Science and Engineering Fair

Benjamin Lothamer was one of fifteen Iowa youth who attended the prestigious International Science and Engineering Fair in Los Angeles.

Six Iowa 4-H members stand next to each other during their visit to Capitol Hill.

Saylee Gingerich was one of six Iowa 4-H members who attended the 2024 National 4-H Conference in Washington D.C.

Farmers Market Nutrition Program Vendor Training

In a partnership with the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship (IDALS), an Iowa Farmers Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) vendor training is set for May 30, 2024.

Johnson County Master Gardener 15th annual Plant Sale and Flea Market. Saturday, May 11, 2024 from 9:00 a.m. to noon at the Johnson County Fairgrounds. 3109 Old Highway 218 S, Iowa City.

The 15th annual Plant Sale and Flea Market comes right in time for Mother's Day.

Green planter driving on a gravel road.

A farm safety expert offers tips to help keep farmers and rural motorists safe during planting season.

Green watering can pouring into a potted plant

Spring has arrived! Here are some suggestions for getting your houseplants off to a good start.

Snow on a yellow daffodil flower

Unseasonably warm temperatures have gardeners and commercial fruit growers concerned about the potential for freeze damage.

Staff and master gardeners stand behind raised produce beds

Johnson County Extension is one of 32 counties to receive the Growing Together Mini-Grant. This grant will help provide fresh produce and nutrition education to pantries in 2024 through Iowa State University Extension and Outreach's SNAP-Education program.

Tray of food

Schools in 69 Iowa counties, including five in Johnson County, received local food funding.