Horticulture and Home Pest News articles

January 11, 2013
Houseplant Pests January 11, 2013
December 19, 2012
Protecting Landscape Plants During Winter December 19, 2012
Happy Holiday! December 19, 2012
Recycling Christmas Trees December 19, 2012
Poinsettia Care After the Holidays December 19, 2012
November 14, 2012
2013 Garden Calendar Available November 14, 2012
Thankful for Insects November 14, 2012
Color in the Winter Landscape November 14, 2012
Mulching Strawberry Plants November 14, 2012
Iowa Commercial Horticulture Programs and Conferences, 2013 November 14, 2012
Thankful for Fungi November 14, 2012
October 17, 2012
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - October 17, 2012 October 17, 2012
November Garden Chores October 17, 2012
Autumn Lawn Care and Composting October 17, 2012
Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Confirmed in Iowa October 17, 2012
September 26, 2012
Tulip Planting Time Again September 26, 2012
Overwintering Tender Perennials September 26, 2012
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - September 26, 2012 September 26, 2012
Boxelder Bugs Arrive on Schedule and en Masse September 26, 2012
September 12, 2012
Update on Bur Oak Blight and a Potential Fungicide Treatment September 12, 2012
Emerald Ash Borer Surveillance Results, 2012 September 12, 2012
Planting Spring-Flowering Bulbs September 12, 2012
Overwintering Geraniums September 12, 2012
Spotted Wing Drosophila Now Present in Iowa September 12, 2012
Tips for Fall Lawn Maintenance September 12, 2012
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - September 12, 2012 September 12, 2012
August 29, 2012
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - August 29, 2012 August 29, 2012
Impatiens Downy Mildew Confirmed in Iowa August 29, 2012
Fall-Blooming Bulbs August 29, 2012
August 15, 2012
Spring Flowering Bulb Catalogs August 15, 2012
How to Harvest a Ripe Melon August 15, 2012
Springtails Can Be a Tiny Nuisance August 15, 2012
European Paper Wasp New to Iowa August 15, 2012
July 25, 2012
Verticilium Wilt July 25, 2012
The Return of the Boxelder Bugs July 25, 2012
Dormant Lawns July 25, 2012
False Chinch Bugs - Another Consequence of the Drought July 25, 2012
Growing Potatoes in the Home Garden July 25, 2012
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - July 25, 2012 July 25, 2012
July 11, 2012
Keep an Eye Out for the Zebra Swallowtail July 11, 2012
Summer Leaf Drop on Trees July 11, 2012
Sweet Corn In the Home Garden July 11, 2012
Wasps Are Not So Bad July 11, 2012
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - July 11, 2012 July 11, 2012
June 27, 2012
Explore the Gardens and Arboreta of Iowa June 27, 2012
Proper Watering in the Home Garden June 27, 2012
Be On the Lookout for Impatiens Downy Mildew June 27, 2012
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - June 27, 2012 June 27, 2012
Woolly Aphids -- Interesting but Messy June 27, 2012
Mosquito Activity Update June 27, 2012
June 13, 2012
Herbicide Drift Injury June 13, 2012
Bee Balm is a Perennial Favorite June 13, 2012
Use of Mulch in the Home Landscape June 13, 2012
Renovation of June-Bearing Strawberries June 13, 2012
Euonymus Caterpillars Munch Through Windbreak June 13, 2012
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - June 13, 2012 June 13, 2012
May 30, 2012
Summer Lawn Care May 30, 2012
Lilac Care for the Home Garden May 30, 2012
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - May 30, 2012 May 30, 2012
May 16, 2012
Caddisflies - Another One Of Life's Frustrations May 16, 2012
Peony Care in the Home Garden May 16, 2012
Oak Leaf Blister is Common Now May 16, 2012
Giant Ichneumon Wasps May 16, 2012
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - May 16, 2012 May 16, 2012
May 2, 2012
Melons for the Home Garden May 2, 2012
Planting Sweet Corn in the Home Garden May 2, 2012
Prevent Birds from Flying into Windows and Doors May 2, 2012
Rose Diseases and Pests May 2, 2012
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - May 2, 2012 May 2, 2012
Red Admiral Butterfly Spring Population Boom May 2, 2012
Woodboring Beetles in Landscape Trees May 2, 2012
April 18, 2012
An Early Assessment of Frost Injury on Grapes April 18, 2012
Selecting and Planting Annual Flower and Vegetable Transplants April 18, 2012
Freeze Injury to Landscape Plants April 18, 2012
April 4, 2012
Daffodil Care in the Home Garden April 4, 2012
Perennials for the Home Garden April 4, 2012
Ticks Are Plentiful This Spring April 4, 2012
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Update - April 4, 2012 April 4, 2012
Understanding Frost April 4, 2012
Mild Winter Weather and Plant Diseases April 4, 2012
March 21, 2012
Fruit Tree Varieties for the Backyard March 21, 2012
Tiny Fungus Gnat "Outbreak" in Iowa March 21, 2012
High Risk for Oak Wilt March 21, 2012
Homeowner Imidacloprid Recommendations for Edible Crops March 21, 2012
Application of Preemergence Herbicides to Lawns in 2012 March 21, 2012
Growing Raspberries and Blackberries in the Backyard March 21, 2012
Amending Garden Soils March 21, 2012
March 7, 2012
Petunias and Marigolds for the Home Garden March 7, 2012
Pruning Raspberries March 7, 2012
Growing Radishes in the Home Garden March 7, 2012
Boxwood Lovers: Beware of the Blight March 7, 2012
February 8, 2012
Supplies for Starting Seeds Indoors February 8, 2012
Tomatoes for the Home Garden February 8, 2012
Commercial Pesticide Applicator Test Help Session February 8, 2012
Will Mild Winter Mean More Insects Next Summer? February 8, 2012
Vegetable Seed Selection February 8, 2012
New USDA Hardiness Zone Map February 8, 2012
January 11, 2012
Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic Annual Report January 11, 2012
Flowering Houseplants for Winter January 11, 2012
African Violet and Houseplant Care January 11, 2012

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