Horticulture and Home Pest News articles

August 8, 2014
Turfgrass Rust August 8, 2014
July 25, 2014
Control of Foliar Diseases on Tomatoes July 25, 2014
Harvest, Dry and Store Onions, Garlic and Shallots July 25, 2014
Emerald Ash Borer in Eleventh County – Muscatine July 25, 2014
Tips For Preventing Pesky Compost Problems July 25, 2014
July 11, 2014
Grasshoppers in the Home Garden July 11, 2014
Strange-Looking Fungi in Landscape Mulch July 11, 2014
Emerald Ash Borer in Tenth County – Henry July 11, 2014
Periodical Cicadas: And Then They Were Gone July 11, 2014
Growing Successful Summer Squash July 11, 2014
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - July 11, 2014 July 11, 2014
June 27, 2014
Mosquitoes Becoming Abundant Following Heavy Rains and Floods June 27, 2014
Periodical Cicada Flagging - The End is Near! June 27, 2014
Maintaining Your Yard in Summer June 27, 2014
Maintaining Container Gardens June 27, 2014
New Emerald Ash Borer Publication Available June 27, 2014
June 13, 2014
Central Iowa Fruit and Vegetable Production Field Days June 13, 2014
Commercial Fruit and Vegetable Industry Newsletter Available June 13, 2014
Strawberries in the Home Garden June 13, 2014
Irises for the Home Landscape June 13, 2014
Periodical Cicada Q&A, June 2014 June 13, 2014
2014 Mosquito Surveillance Begins June 13, 2014
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - June 13, 2014 June 13, 2014
May 30, 2014
Revised Emerald Ash Borer Insecticide Bulletin Available May 30, 2014
Roller Crimper and Strip Tillage Field Day June 5 May 30, 2014
They're Back! The Periodical Cicadas Have Arrived! May 30, 2014
Velvet Galls Adorn Foliage May 30, 2014
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - May 30, 2014 May 30, 2014
Selecting Trees and Shrubs May 30, 2014
Controlling Weeds in the Yard and Garden May 30, 2014
Summer Pruning of Raspberries May 30, 2014
May 9, 2014
Native Woodland Wildflowers for the Home Garden May 9, 2014
Caring for Daffodils May 9, 2014
Better Lawn Mowing Equals Better Lawn! May 9, 2014
Root and Crown Winter Injury in Fruit Crops May 9, 2014
Japanese Beetle Control on Trees May 9, 2014
April 25, 2014
Count Down to Cicadas! April 25, 2014
It's Time to Plant! April 25, 2014
Planting Tomatoes in the Home Garden April 25, 2014
April 11, 2014
Spring Care of Strawberry Plants April 11, 2014
Tobacco Mosaic Virus Outbreak on Petunias April 11, 2014
Periodical Cicadas Return to Iowa in 2014 April 11, 2014
Application of Preemergence Herbicides to Lawns in 2014 April 11, 2014
March 28, 2014
Caring for Roses March 28, 2014
Grow Not-So-Ordinary Berries March 28, 2014
Emerald Ash Borer Confirmed in Jasper County, Iowa March 28, 2014
Planting Potatoes in the Home Garden March 28, 2014
March 14, 2014
Early Spring Activities March 14, 2014
When and How to Prune Shrubs and Trees March 14, 2014
Growing Fruit Trees in the Home Yard March 14, 2014
Damage to Trees and Shrubs during the Winter of 2013/2014 March 14, 2014
Springtime Means It's Time for Carpet Beetles March 14, 2014
February 14, 2014
Emerald Ash Borer Confirmed in Black Hawk County, Iowa February 14, 2014
Pruning Trees February 14, 2014
Iowa Statewide Quarantine Established for Emerald Ash Borer February 14, 2014
Plants Affected by Frigid Temperatures February 14, 2014
Morel Mushroom Certification Workshops Planned for March and April February 14, 2014
Starting Vegetable Plants February 14, 2014
Root Rots of Houseplants February 14, 2014
January 17, 2014
Emerald Ash Borer Confirmed in Union County, Iowa January 17, 2014
Does Extreme Cold Weather Kill the Emerald Ash Borer? January 17, 2014
Care of Amaryllis After Blooming January 17, 2014
How to Be an Informed Landscape Pest Management Consumer January 17, 2014
Growing Geraniums from Seeds January 17, 2014
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - January 17, 2014 January 17, 2014
Plants for Shady Areas January 17, 2014
December 13, 2013
Shrubs and Trees with Winter Color December 13, 2013
Stored Product Pests May Be Active All Winter December 13, 2013
Winter Activities for Gardeners December 13, 2013
Horticulture Programs, 2014 December 13, 2013
November 22, 2013
Prevent Winter Fish Kills on Iowa Ponds November 22, 2013
Prevent Winter Injury to Trees and Shrubs November 22, 2013
Buying and Caring for a Real Christmas Tree November 22, 2013
Constructing a Holiday Wreath November 22, 2013
November 1, 2013
Emerald Ash Borer Quarantine Established in Eastern Iowa November 1, 2013
Winter Protection for Chrysanthemums November 1, 2013
Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Popping Up in New Locations in Iowa November 1, 2013
Spotted Wing Drosophila Update November 1, 2013
Mulching Strawberries November 1, 2013
What Garden Foliage to Cut in the Fall November 1, 2013
Dealing with Fallen Leaves November 1, 2013
October 11, 2013
It's Time to Plant Daffodils! October 11, 2013
Colorful Fall Foliage in the Home Landscape October 11, 2013
Iowa's Fall Colors - Weekly Update October 11, 2013
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - October 11, 2013 October 11, 2013
Honey Bees in the News October 11, 2013
September 27, 2013
Control of Broadleaf Weeds in the Lawn September 27, 2013
Over-wintering Tender Perennials September 27, 2013
New Xerces Society Report September 27, 2013
Reflections on a Monarch Butterfly September 27, 2013
Where have All the Monarchs Gone, Long Time Passing? September 27, 2013
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - September 27, 2013 September 27, 2013
September 13, 2013
Cicada Emergence in Pictures September 13, 2013
ISU Extension and Outreach News Releases September 13, 2013
Harvesting and Storing Apples September 13, 2013
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - September 13, 2013 September 13, 2013
August 23, 2013
How to Harvest and Ripen Pears August 23, 2013
New Pesticide Labels to Better Protect Pollinators August 23, 2013
Singing Insects of Summer August 23, 2013
Mosquito Numbers Down: How Low Can They Go? August 23, 2013

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