Horticulture and Home Pest News articles

January 17, 2014
How to Be an Informed Landscape Pest Management Consumer 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
Buying and Caring for a Real Christmas Tree November 22, 2013
Constructing a Holiday Wreath November 22, 2013
Prevent Winter Fish Kills on Iowa Ponds November 22, 2013
Prevent Winter Injury to Trees and Shrubs November 22, 2013
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
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
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
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - September 27, 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
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
Cicada Emergence in Pictures 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
Late Summer/Early Fall Planting August 23, 2013
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - August 23, 2013 August 23, 2013
August 9, 2013
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - August 9, 2013 August 9, 2013
Spotted Wing Drosophila Getting Worse August 9, 2013
Tomato-like Fruit on Potato Plants August 9, 2013
Mosquito Numbers Remain Low August 9, 2013
Core Aeration of Lawns August 9, 2013
July 26, 2013
Seeding and Overseeding Lawns July 26, 2013
Mosquito Numbers Continue to Decline July 26, 2013
Stilt Bugs in the Garden July 26, 2013
Emerald Ash Borer Found in Southeast Iowa July 26, 2013
Magic in the Garden July 26, 2013
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - July 26, 2013 July 26, 2013
Brown Recluse Spider in Iowa July 26, 2013
July 12, 2013
Poor Fruiting of Vine Crops July 12, 2013
Mosquitoes on the Decline July 12, 2013
Leaf Spots on Tomato July 12, 2013
Japanese Beetles have Arrived -- Late but Spotty July 12, 2013
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - July 12, 2013 July 12, 2013
June 14, 2013
Mosquito Bite Prevention June 14, 2013
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - June 21, 2013 June 14, 2013
Apple Scab and Flowering Crabapples June 14, 2013
Spraying for Mosquitoes in the Backyard June 14, 2013
Lawn and Garden Molds and Fungi June 14, 2013
Mosquitoes Are Out in Force June 14, 2013
June 7, 2013
Lack of Flowers on Common Lilacs June 7, 2013
There's Still Time to Plant the Vegetable Garden June 7, 2013
All about Irises June 7, 2013
Sowbugs in the Landscape and Garden June 7, 2013
Borers in Declining Ash Trees June 7, 2013
May 24, 2013
Selecting Fruit Varieties May 24, 2013
Black Vine Weevils Appear Again May 24, 2013
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - May 24, 2013 May 24, 2013
Harvest Waiting Periods for Vegetables and Fruits May 24, 2013
Are Ticks Worse This Year? May 24, 2013
May 10, 2013
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - May 10, 2013 May 10, 2013
When to Divide Perennials May 10, 2013
Growing Garden Geraniums May 10, 2013
Neonicotinoid Insecticides and Honey Bees May 10, 2013
April 26, 2013
Guidelines for Selecting Trees April 26, 2013
Planting and Harvesting Times for Garden Vegetables April 26, 2013
Flower and Vegetable Transplants April 26, 2013
Planting Grapes April 26, 2013
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - April 26, 2013 April 26, 2013
April 12, 2013
Radishes for the Home Garden April 12, 2013
Growing Strawberries in the Home Garden April 12, 2013
Planting Raspberries in the Home Garden April 12, 2013
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - April 12, 2013 April 12, 2013
Winter Desiccation Injury to Conifers April 12, 2013
March 29, 2013
Planting Asparagus in the Home Garden March 29, 2013
Planting Strawberries in the Home Garden March 29, 2013
Planting Bare-root Trees March 29, 2013
Suggested Vegetable Varieties for the Home Garden March 29, 2013
March 8, 2013
2013 Fruit Tree Grafting Workshops March 8, 2013
Problems Encountered by Home Gardeners When Growing Transplants Indoors March 8, 2013
Starting Broccoli, Cabbage, Cauliflower Seedlings Indoors March 8, 2013
"Day of Insects" at Reiman Gardens will be April 6 March 8, 2013
February 13, 2013
Late Winter/Early Spring Pruning of Small Fruits February 13, 2013
Commercial Pesticide Applicator Test Help Session, March 11 February 13, 2013
Starting Garden Seeds Indoors February 13, 2013
Pruning Shrubs February 13, 2013
Morel Mushroom Certification Workshops Offered in March, April February 13, 2013
January 11, 2013
New Yard and Garden FAQs Home Page Up and Running! January 11, 2013
Air Layering Houseplants January 11, 2013
Horticultural Programs For 2103 January 11, 2013

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