March 29, 2013
Early spring (late March through April) is the best time to plant strawberries in Iowa so now is the time to select a planting site and start getting ready to plant. Read more about planting strawberries in the home garden in the ISU Extension & Outreach news release for March 28, 2013.
Spring is the time to plant bare-root trees and shrubs (before the plants start to leaf out). Learn more about bare-root deciduous trees, when and how to plant in the ISU Extension & Outreach news release for March 20, 2013.