January 7, 2009

A Bad Year for Blue Spruce in Iowa


Care of the Amaryllis after Flowering


Beekeeping Classes in Iowa

Beginning beekeeper courses offered by the Iowa Honey Producers Association (IHPA) are planned for several locations around the state. Locations, dates and times are tentative and subject to change. Please contact the instructor for the course in your area as soon as possible to express your interest in attending. Fees vary with location but are between $30 and $60.

Winterset. Pat Randol, instructor. 515-210-7445. Thursdays from January 26 to March 5 (no class on Feb 26). Winterset library.

Emerald Ash Borer Not Found in Iowa, Yet.

Iowa State University Extension has been on the lookout for the emerald ash borer, Agrilus planipennis.