December 5, 2003
When using a fresh pineapple, don't throw away the leafy top portion of the fruit. The leafy top can be rooted and turned into a unique houseplant.
There are several programs available during the 2004 winter months that may be of interest to our readers. Contact numbers are listed for more information on the program content.
January 26-28, 2004
Des Moines, IA
Program Information: Iowa Turf Office
Iowa Fruit/Vegetable Growers Conference
Program Information: Joyce Hornstein
Shade Tree Short Course
March 9-10, 2004
Iowans will buy several hundred thousand Christmas trees this holiday season. After the holidays, there are several ways to dispose of or recycle your tree. (Before recycling your Christmas tree, remove all tinsel and ornaments.) Some suggestions are: