April 2016

April 28, 2016 01:27 PM

The 2015 Iowa Farm and Rural Life Poll asked farmers why, despite long-term efforts from state and federal governments, land grant universities, farmer groups and others, agriculture still has soil erosion and water quality impairment issues.

April 28, 2016 08:35 AM

Michael Witt joins ISU Extension and Outreach as a field agronomist serving western Iowa.

April 27, 2016 04:53 PM

Native plants can give home landscapes a unique, varied look when paired with the current flora and fauna that already dot landscapes across Iowa. Which are best for specific landscapes and gardens, and how should they be treated for best results?

April 27, 2016 12:01 PM

ISU Extension and Outreach will host a field day at One Step at a Time Gardens June 30 to highlight food safety procedures for water safety, cleaning produce and handling practices for commercial fruit and vegetable growers.

April 27, 2016 11:41 AM

Gardeners participating in the Growing Season webinar series will learn about benefits of shade in landscape, tree problems and native garden insects.

April 26, 2016 04:25 PM

4-H intern Rachel Wonderlich was honored at Iowa State’s Division of Student Affairs Annual Award Program April 26 as an ISU Student Employee of the Year. She also has been recognized at the state, regional and national levels.

April 26, 2016 02:14 PM

The June 17 Silage for Beef Cattle Conference will capitalize on the resurgence of silage in beef diets.

April 26, 2016 12:32 PM

Attracting insects such as butterflies or bees is a simple process that can add beauty to any outdoor space. Extension and Outreach has resources for homeowners wanting to attract pollinators.

April 25, 2016 02:57 PM

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach turfgrass specialist Ryan Adams has written a series of five publications designed to help turfgrass managers keep their fields healthy and safe.