February 13, 2013

Commercial Pesticide Applicator Test Help Session, March 11


All commercial pesticide applicators must take exams in order to become initially certified and some choose to become re-certified by exam rather than by attending continuing instructional courses. 


Starting Garden Seeds Indoors

Now is the time to gather your materials and make your plans to get a jump on the spring garden season by starting seeds indoors. See the

Pruning Shrubs


Morel Mushroom Certification Workshops Offered in March, April

Mushroom hunters who plan to legally sell morel mushrooms in Iowa must complete a morel mushroom certification workshop.

Late Winter/Early Spring Pruning of Small Fruits

Small fruits that are commonly grown in home gardens include raspberries, grapes, gooseberries, currants, and blueberries. To obtain maximum yields, small fruit crops need to be pruned in late