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ISU Extension and Outreach Part of Iowa Source Water Ag Collaborative
May 02, 2016
Improving water quality is an emphasis of Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. To further the efforts being made in the area, ISU Extension and Outreach is one of the founding members of the ...
Women Marketing Grain Series in Ames starting June 2
April 29, 2016
A four-session meeting series will be offered to assist women in developing plans for marketing old and new crop corn and soybeans starting Thursday evening, June 2 .
How Technology Is Making Farm Operations More Efficient
April 27, 2016
Farmers will have 9.1 billion people to feed by the year 2050, according to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO).
Soil and Water Conservation Week
April 25, 2016
An opportunity to recognize the important conservation practices
Few Technologies, Many Solutions
April 19, 2016
While new seed technologies hit the market each year, no new herbicides are scheduled to hit the market anytime soon so ensuring existing herbicides remain effective is of high importance.
Drones, Technology Advances
April 19, 2016
Farmer interest in data technology continues to grow as producers work to become more efficient.
New Method Tests Weeds for Herbicide Resistance Without Genetic Info
April 19, 2016
Many populations of Palmer amaranth have become resistant to atrazine, mesotrione and a number of other commonly used herbicides.
Soil Management and Land Valuation Conference to be held in Ames
April 14, 2016
ISU’s oldest conference to discuss issues related to soil management and land valuation
Split Fertilizer Application Helps Optimize Nutrient Management
April 13, 2016
Split nitrogen (N) fertilizer applications can play an important role in a nutrient management strategy that is productive, profitable, and environmentally responsible
Tips for Managing Cover Crops
April 12, 2016
As the number of Iowa farmers using cover crops continues to grow, it’s important to help make sure these farmers have a successful experience.