Pasture leases are an important part of land management. A farm management specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach explains some important tips to improve leases for the landowner and tenant.
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach has released Real Impact 2023 Report. This brief report shares a few examples of ISU Extension and Outreach creating real impact in Iowa.
Jody Larson will serve as director of Iowa State University Conference Planning and Management beginning Feb. 26. She has been serving as CPM interim director since November 2022. CPM provides customized conference and event planning and management services to assist Iowa State faculty, staff and students and external clients in hosting in-person and virtual educational conferences, trainings, and regional, state and national events.
Learn more about relay intercropping during a March 7 virtual field day with Iowa Learning Farms and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
The Iowa Master Woodland Steward Program will offer seven learning modules spread over a six-week period, with a combination of online and in-field learning opportunities organized by a forestry specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
Women in agriculture can improve their understanding of mental health, succession planning and ag taxation at this year's Washington County Women in Agriculture Conference March 23. A specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach says the event is open to all counties.
"Introduction to Planning and Zoning for Local Officials" is now open for registration across various Iowa locations. Offered by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, the workshop is tailored for local officials engaged in city and county governance, planning, zoning and community development.
Registration is now open for the 2024 statewide Guide Training Workshop on April 17 in Webster City. Get professional insider tips and techniques for creating and delivering dynamic programs that focus on attracting adult visitors.
Iowa Learning Farms will mark its 300th conservation series webinar on Feb. 28 with Rick Cruse, director of the Iowa Water Center. The webinars are organized by specialists with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
Knowing where to begin with woodland assessment can be tricky. Two new forest resources from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach seek to help Iowans who are in the beginning stages of understanding their forests.
The Siouxland Garden Symposium, formerly known as the Siouxland Garden Show, is set for March 16 at the Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center in Sioux City.
Although Annie's Project is a well-known program for women in agriculture, it is actually one of many programs for women who want to continue learning. There are 10 Annie's-inspired programs offered by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
The Small Farm & Beginning Farmer series provides remote learning opportunities for beginning farmers and small acreage owners. Sessions are led by specialists with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and are scheduled through December.
Join Iowa State University Extension and Outreach for the annual Eastern Iowa Hay Producers Association meeting and conference on March 14 in Welton, Iowa.
Ashley Englin, new swine specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, has a strong background in the industry and working directly with farmers.
Learn more about the business fundamentals of local meat processing during an April 25 workshop organized by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
Many trees and shrubs in the home landscape can be propagated by hardwood cuttings. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulture specialists answer questions about this method that uses shoots of the previous year’s growth to produce new plants.
The annual meeting of the Southeast Iowa Agricultural Research Association is set for Thursday, March 7, at the Southeast Research and Demonstration Farm. Specialists with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will discuss progress at the farm and provide updates for crop farmers.
The annual meeting of the Northeast Iowa Agricultural Experimental Association will be held March 13 at Iowa State University’s Northeast Research and Demonstration Farm, near Nashua.
The newly hired digital ag specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is passionate about digital agriculture and what it can do for farmers and the industry.
Raising children can be rewarding but it also can be challenging for families, says Malisa Rader, a human sciences specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. To better handle the challenges, parents and caregivers are invited to the next virtual sessions of “ACT Raising Safe Kids.”
Iowa 4-H is seeking agriculture industry employers from across the state to complete an online survey as part of a Youth Innovators Empowering Agriculture across America grant. The project entails assessing career pathway awareness and identifying ways to increase youth knowledge of careers in agriculture.
Beef Quality Assurance training will be offered Feb. 27 in northeast Iowa, by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and the Iowa Beef Center.
New rules from the federal government will require certain farmers to fill out ownership forms in 2024, according to specialists with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. The reports must be filled out online.