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Art of Gardening

Saturday, March 19, 2016 - 8:00am to 3:30pm
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The Art of Gardening seminar is used to educate and inspire others to seek enjoyment and fulfillment through a variety of home gardening related topics and activities.

A total of 30 breakout sessions are scheduled for the day as well as vendor exhibits. Learn more here:


Turfgrass Field and Demo Day (Ames)

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 8:00am to 3:00pm
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The field day will begin with check-in from 7-8 a.m. Educational sessions will begin at 8:15 a.m. Each content area will feature five topic demonstrations provided by Iowa State faculty and researchers.

Pesticide applicator training sessions begin at 10 a.m. with continuing instructional credits offered to certified pesticide applicators for recertification of commercial or private licenses in categories 3O, 3T, 3OT and 10. Golf Course Superintendents Association of America continuing education points also will be awarded.

An insect, disease and weed identification tour will be held prior to lunch, which will be provided by Hickory Park. Demonstrations by exhibitors will be held from 10:15-11 a.m. and 1-3 p.m.

The Iowa State Horticulture Research Station is located at 55519 170th Street, Ames, Iowa.