Yard & Garden Events
Updated: 2 hours 38 min ago
After recently canceling its annual two-day event, the Siouxland Garden Show committee has announced a series of virtual education sessions for the month of April.
To help identify and control invasive plant species, the Natural Resource Stewardship program of Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is offering a collection of new articles, with photos and videos of at least eight different species.
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Master Gardener programs in Marshall and Linn counties have been recognized for their commitment to food and nutrition for local communities. Both projects worked to educate and empower adults and youth to grow and consume fresh healthy produce in 2019.
Office plants may be one of the last things you relocate to your home office, but give it some thought if you want them to survive, according to horticulture and integrated pest management experts with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
By following proper planting procedures, bare-root trees can be successfully established in the landscape. Iowa State University horticulture specialists offer recommendations for successful planting.
With spring already here, now is a good time to make sure you're prepared for those first few lawn cuttings, says Adam Thoms, assistant professor and turfgrass extension specialist at Iowa State University.
National Ag Day, March 24, is a time to recognize the many efforts of the nation's agricultural industry.
Follow the recommendations of Iowa State University horticulture specialists for successful broccoli gardening.
Learn about managing common insects, diseases and nutritional issues in high tunnel vegetable production April 9 at the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Wapello County office.
Pruning shrubs has its own set of rules to follow, but with some basic steps, it can be made easy.
Become a Master Gardener by completing the training requirements this fall.
Onions are fairly easy to grow and take up little space, but you need to get them off to the right start. Follow the recommendations of Iowa State University horticulture specialists for successful onion growing.
Learn how to track the true cost of marketing specialty crops with this helpful toolkit from the Farm, Food and Enterprise Development Program at Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
Home gardeners can learn to overcome some of the problems encountered when starting transplants indoors. Get tips from horticulture specialists with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
Twenty-nine county projects will receive Growing Together Mini-Grants through Iowa State University Extension and Outreach’s SNAP-Education. The gardening projects are intended to increase food security and food access across Iowa.
Starting seedlings indoors can be a fun, rewarding hobby. Horticulture specialists with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach offer tips and techniques for home gardeners.
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will offer workshops on March 21 and April 4 for anyone interested in being certified to sell morel and oyster mushrooms within Iowa.
Get a head start on your flower and vegetable seedlings by following some basic steps.
This new video series explains the principles of pruning and gives step-by-step instructions.
Pruning increases fruit size, promotes better color development, increases sugar content and decreases insect and disease problems.