Acreage Living Newsletter
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|Strawberry Winter Stress Survival
Addressing winter stress and preventing cold damage is essential for strawberry production in the Midwest. This article will briefly cover some key information on how to successfully overwinter strawberries.
|Pond Owners Can Improve Water Quality Issues This Fall
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach has resources available to help prevent pond issues and address ongoing concerns.
|Order Native Trees for Fall Planting
Looking to add some trees to your small farm or acreage? The State Forest Nursery is open!
|Minute Pirate Bugs are Biting - ARGH!
Bothered by small black bugs this fall? Learn more about what these bugs are and how to control them.
|Have Youth Interested in 4-H?
Iowa 4-H is the premiere youth development program of Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. For more information about Extension and Outreach visit your county website.
|Controlling Broadleaf Weeds in the Lawn
Fall is an ideal time for many lawn maintenance practices such as weed control. In the fall, perennial broadleaf weeds such as dandelion, creeping Charlie and thistle are transporting food (carbohydrates) from their foliage to their roots in preparation for winter.