Acreage Living Newsletter

The Council for Agricultural Science and Technology and the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association have partnered on a new paper, Economic Impacts of COVID-19 on Food and Agricultural Markets. The publication contains insights from 29 experts, including Lee Schulz, economics, and is now available for download.

With color photos and descriptive characteristics, this new publication from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach guides mushroom foragers.

Recent hot temperatures brings the reminder to prepare for some heat stress events in cattle this summer.

The Integrated Pest Management team has published three new videos on common tree diseases in Iowa.

Looking to understand agroforestry topics you may have heard about? A Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) grant helped develop these fact sheets.

Small Farm Sustainability

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The Iowa State University Extension and Outreach program in Small Farm Sustainability exists to open the door to relationships and resources relevant to sustainability for Iowa’s smaller-scale, entrepreneurial farm enterprises. By sharing science-based information, providing program leadership, and facilitating collaboration, we will promote planning and profit potential in specialty ag ventures that tend to increase stewardship, diversity, and resilience on the Iowa farmscape.

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