September 1st, 2016
Ticket Sales Start Sept. 8 for Fourth Annual Iowa State Bacon Expo
AMES, Iowa – Iowa State University students will host the fourth annual Bacon Expo Oct. 8 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Hansen Agriculture Student Learning Center in Ames.
Bacon Expo is a family friendly event that drew more than 1,200 attendees...
May 26th, 2016
Iowa State University Hosts Meeting on Big Data in Agriculture
AMES, Iowa – Collecting, analyzing and interpreting increasingly complex and large amounts of data has become an everyday occurrence in today’s world. The massive datasets being generated are commonly called Big Data.
To manage big data, build...
May 20th, 2016
ISU Dairy Farm Open House June 10
AMES, Iowa — The Iowa State University Dairy Farm will celebrate dairy month with its eighth annual open house on June 10 from 6 - 11 a.m. at the ISU Dairy Farm, located south of Ames.
The event is open to the public. Tours will be given every...
May 4th, 2016
Iowa State Students Win Overall Prize at Judging Conference
AMES, Iowa — Iowa State University student teams won the overall sweepstakes award among four-year institutions at the North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture (NACTA) Judging Conference April 14-16.
The Sweepstakes Award was...
January 25th, 2016
Iowa State University Research Helps Find Root Development Key
AMES, Iowa — Plant scientists better understand the mechanisms governing root development — opening the door to improving crop productivity — through work done at Iowa State University.
Guru Rao, professor of biochemistry, biophysics and...
January 4th, 2016
Ag Business Student to Participate in National Ag Forum
Trey Forsyth, a junior in agricultural business, is one of six students from throughout the United States invited to attend the 2016 Farm Foundation Cultivator forum in Tucson, Arizona from Jan. 6-8. The annual winter roundtable meeting is an...