Yard & Garden/Horticulture

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
August 28, 2019

Get the latest information on upcoming agriculture education opportunities, cooking classes, 4-H Awards, 4-H Foundation Spaghetti Supper, and so much more! 

April 16, 2019

Space is limited and spots fill quickly, so call today to RSVP! These camps are not limited to 4-H members, so we encourage all youth to sign up! 

Iowa State University Master Gardener Logo
March 11, 2019
Garden Season 2019 is underway! Like many, I perused the catalogues over the winter to try
and decide what plants to hunt for, what seeds to start, and what shrubs or trees to plant.....
4-H Ag Innovators Experience logo
December 6, 2018

Are you in 9th-12th grade and have an interest in ag and natural resources? We have a great leadership opportunity for you!

Agriculture and Natural Resources has many resources to help Iowans. Get a list of them all here.

Statewide Resources

  • Convenient access to horticulture publications, programs and people.

  • Production and business management information for commercial producers on wide variety of fruits and vegetables.

  • Helping support the state’s evolving grape and wine industry, because the potential economic opportunities in wineries, value-added agriculture and tourism are limitless.

  • Horticulture & Home Pest News is filled with articles on current horticulture, plant care, pest management, and common household pests written by Iowa State University Extension specialists.

  • Master Gardeners are individuals who have an interest in horticulture, have taken the Master Gardener training offered by Iowa State University Extension, and share their time and expertise with other gardeners.

  • Let us "feed" your appetite for gardening information with a wide menu of gardening entrees.

  •  Information on lawn, garden, and landscape plant questions is available from ISU Extension staff.

  • Images and information on a wide range of common pest and non-pest insects encountered in the home, yard and garden.

  • Information on Pesticide Applicator Training, Integrated Pest Management, and related environmental programs.

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