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Nov 24th, 2009
The club took up the slack created by recent budget cuts and started planting and maintaining the highly visible flowerbed at the corner of Wallace Road and Osborn Drive.
Nov 20th, 2009
Douglas Kenealy is one of two people to receive the annual U.S. Department of Agriculture Food and Agricultural Sciences Excellence in Teaching Award.
Nov 19th, 2009
Patrick Schnable, Baker Professor of agronomy and Plant Science Institute researcher, talks about his team's part in the national sequencing effort in this research video.
Nov 18th, 2009
The Iowa State Dairy Products Evaluation Team placed fourth overall in the 88th Collegiate Dairy Products Evaluation contest, a national student competition.
Nov 18th, 2009
Brandon Carpenter will pass on the lessons learned in his demonstration project at the Horticulture Research Station to Iowa apple growers in January.
Nov 9th, 2009
The study listed faculty, the graduate program and international emphasis as the distinguishing characteristics of the Department of Agricultural Education and Studies.
Nov 9th, 2009
The discovery by Adam Bogdanove, plant pathology, and Matthew Moscou, a student in the bioinformatics and computation biology graduate program, will be published in the journal Science.
Nov 4th, 2009
Max Rothschild, the U.S. Pig Genome Coordinator, says the scientific advance will benefit Iowa, the nation's leader in pig production.
Nov 3rd, 2009
Agronomist Brian Hornbuckle and his research group are part of a global team studying data from the first soil moisture remote sensing satellite, which was launched Nov. 1.
Nov 2nd, 2009
Extension specialists have information for producers coping with harvest problems arising from the wet conditions in the latest Integrated Crop Management News.
Oct 28th, 2009
The speech Charles Manatt, College alumnus and former U.S. Ambassador to the Dominican Republic, presented Oct. 27 is available online.
Oct 21st, 2009
More than 150 employers came to Iowa State to attend the largest ag career fair in the nation on Oct. 13. The event attracted more than 1,400 students.
Oct 19th, 2009
College alumnus and former professor and administrator Louis Thompson died July 24 at the age of 95. His memorial service will begin at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24, in the Curtiss Hall Auditorium.
Oct 19th, 2009
Don't miss tonight's 2009 William K. Deal Endowed Leadership Lecture featuring Ambassador Charles Manatt, 7 p.m., Sun Room, Memorial Union.
Oct 19th, 2009
Researchers are studying a full spectrum of management tools to use against soybean aphids.
Oct 16th, 2009
Marvin Walter and his wife Janice of Ames kick off an effort to build an Agriculture Pavilion as part of Campaign Iowa State: With Pride and Purpose.
Oct 15th, 2009
Compost is generated from organic waste from the Dairy Farm and other campus sources. It is designed to handle 10,000 tons a year.
Oct 13th, 2009
Five inches of snow frosted yet-to-be-harvested crops at the Armstrong Memorial Research and Demonstration Farm Oct. 10.
Oct 12th, 2009
The annual job fair will begin at 9 a.m. Oct. 13 at the Lied Recreation Center, a new location with more room, and conclude at 3 p.m.
Oct 1st, 2009
The Iowa Pork Industry Center offers story ideas and sources on pork production and the industry to celebrate Pork Month.
Sep 30th, 2009
Joining the College's Twitter account allows you to get tweets when news releases are sent and the homepage is updated.
Sep 28th, 2009
Students prepare for Ag Week activities. Purchase t-shirts and rodeo tickets in the Memorial Union and Kildee Hall on Sept. 28 and 30 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Sep 25th, 2009
This ISU Extension video is from an expo at the Southeast Research and Demonstration Farm that showed producers the latest technologies in precision ag.
Sep 24th, 2009
Runners and walkers are invited to participate in this year's "Hoofin' It For Alison" Memorial 5K Race on Sept. 25 at Brookside Park in Ames.
Sep 17th, 2009
Dean Wendy Wintersteen welcomed new faculty and staff at the College convocation Sept. 16. Agriculture and Natural Resource Extension awards also were presented.