July 2017

July 27, 2017 10:49 AM

Trees add value and beauty to any landscape, and can provide shade, protection and much more. When they’re afflicted with unknown ailments, there’s natural reason for concern.

July 27, 2017 09:04 AM

An invasive beetle that kills ash trees, the emerald ash borer, has been confirmed in Ringgold County, making it the 52nd county in Iowa where this highly destructive insect has been found.

July 26, 2017 03:14 PM

Iowa State University’s Armstrong Research and Demonstration Farm will present a variety of agricultural topics at a field day Aug. 17.

July 26, 2017 03:05 PM

Darbee Wellman will host a Women in Ag Tour Monday, Aug. 7 beginning at 9 a.m. at the Beck’s Hybrid Plant in Mt. Pleasant and continuing to Our Yesterday Farm, Mediapolis, and JWV Pork, near Washington.

July 26, 2017 11:54 AM

Crop diseases, crop pest resistance and management, and Palmer amaranth in conservation plantings will be covered this August at the Iowa State Field Extension Education Laboratory near Boone.

July 26, 2017 10:08 AM

MidWest Plan Service has released a revised and updated version of its “Grain Drying, Handling, and Storage Handbook," a publication for those interested in developing grain systems.

July 26, 2017 09:54 AM

Due to a combination of temperature and humidity last fall, producers need to be aware of the high risk of blue eye mold, a fungus that grows on corn kernels.

July 25, 2017 08:41 AM

While cattle manure provides nutrients needed to produce feed for the cattle, it presents challenges which extension specialists and producers will discuss at the summer feedlot conference.

July 25, 2017 08:27 AM

The videos, part of the UNKNOW How-to series from ISU Extension and Outreach, are designed as an introduction for people who want to get into aquaponics.