May 2016

May 31, 2016 02:08 PM

Iowa Learning Farms, along with Tama County NRCS, will host a pasture walk on Tuesday, June 21, 5:30-7:30 p.m. on the Eric Werner farm southeast of Vining.

May 31, 2016 09:55 AM

Three Iowa State University students will intern with Human Sciences Extension and Outreach’s Heddleson Internship program. The internships provide students with hands-on experience connected to their programs of study and prepare them for a career in extension or community outreach.

May 26, 2016 01:13 PM

Field days provide opportunity for gardeners to learn about year’s garden themes - donating produce to food banks and planting for pollinators. 

May 26, 2016 12:57 PM

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach food safety specialists will be providing free agricultural water food safety testing for up to 100 hobby gardeners and very small fruit and vegetable producers in Iowa for an upcoming ISU Extension and Outreach research project.

May 26, 2016 12:50 PM

Watershed partners will host a a cover crop and soil health field day June 16,  5-8:00 p.m. at Tom and Anita Wall’s farm in rural Iowa City.

May 26, 2016 12:29 PM

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach food safety specialists need Iowans' help in acquiring samples of aronia berry jam and jelly for an upcoming ISU Extension and Outreach research project.

May 26, 2016 12:28 PM

ISU Research and Demonstration Farm research is being conducted on crops and soil health, cover crops, water quality and drainage. They host field days to give the public a chance to see research projects in progress and to meet those involved in the research.

May 26, 2016 10:14 AM

Creativity and teamwork have garnered a unique honor for Iowa State University and the Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau. This university-community partnership received the Odyssey of the Mind Creativity Award during the opening ceremony of the international education program’s World Finals in Ames.

May 26, 2016 07:30 AM

Iowa Learning Farms will host a cover crop field day Wednesday, June 15, from 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. at Kelly and Irene Tobin’s farm, in rural New Market.