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Sep 1st, 2008
Crop and livestock topics will be discussed at upcoming field days, and the Allee Research and Demonstration Farm near Newell celebrates its 50th anniversary Sept. 16.
Aug 22nd, 2008
Tours of biomass research are scheduled before and after the show Student recruitment team to work at show College seniors are blogging from the show--agricultural studies major Kassie Billerbeck is a Dow AgroSciences intern and agricultural education major Sarah Rammelsberg is blogging for Monsanto College shares ISU Extension's hoop building-exhibits, presentation, location
Aug 5th, 2008
Economic decisions, hazardous materials, crop and livestock concerns, tree damage: ISU Extension has resources to help Iowans address the aftermath.
Aug 5th, 2008
Parts of Iowa are reporting increasing numbers of aphids. ISU Extension has two new aphid resources available. Check ICM News for the latest on aphids and other crop issues. Read about aphid reports on the CropWatch Blog.
Jul 16th, 2008
See the latest in gardening featuring heirloom and modern tomato varieties, 40 types of herbs, small watermelons and flowers at research farms around the state.
Jul 2nd, 2008
Viewthe latest research video. Rick Hall, forestry professor in the natural resource ecology and management department, is currently researching the selection of genetically improved cottonwoods, aspens and other tree species for use in the biofuels and new products industries.
Jul 1st, 2008
Members of Congress and their staff were presented information on current bioeconomy issues June 26 in Washington, D.C.
Jun 14th, 2008
ISU Extension's Disaster Recovery website has resources for people dealing with flooding. Economists prepare report on economic impact of 2008 floods in Iowa. Integrated Crop Management News offers advice to crop producers coping with wet weather. Center for Ag Law and Taxation: Iowa storm, tornado victims elegible for disaster relief.
Jun 5th, 2008
View the latest research video about Hank Harris studying infectious diseases with shrimp.
Jun 3rd, 2008
Roger McEowen, director of the Center for Agricultural Law and Taxation, sorts out the new Farm Bill's tax provisions.
May 30th, 2008
The schedule begins at the Northeast Research and Demonstration Farm near Nashua and includes eight demonstration garden field days in July and August. The Allee farm will celebrate its 50th anniversary Sept. 16.
Dec 31st, 2007
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences celebrates 150 points of pride.
Dec 31st, 2007
See what the College is doing to research plant-based fuel and other products. Biorenewables Town Meeting Biorenewable Resources ISU Biorenewables Website Bioeconomy Institute ISUE's Bioeconomy Webpage Livestock and Poultry in the Bioeconomy