It is time for the ISU Horticulture Club’s annual poinsettia sale! Pre-orders for specialty varieties are due by November 27th, and Horticulture Club will be selling their own student grown plants the first week of December in various locations around campus. Let’s get the holiday cheer from our greenhouse to your home! Feel free to… Read More
Iowa State University Horticulture students, staff and alumni transformed the Brunnier Art Museum for the museum’s 40th Anniversary celebration. Eight students teamed up with alum Dan Brabec (’02 horticulture), owner of Coe’s Flower Shop and Barb Clawson, horticulture program coordinator, to provide floral pieces for the September 19 event. With the assistance of Clawson, Brabec… Read More
Denny Schrock, lecturer and Iowa State Master Gardener coordinator was named a Garden Writers Association (GWA) Fellow at the annual awards banquet held during the organization’s international symposium in Pasadena, CA, Sept. 18-21, 2015. A GWA Fellow is a member in good standing who has demonstrated exceptionally high degrees of skill, professional ethics and dedication… Read More
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Master Gardener program hosts 2015 International Master Gardener ConferenceSeptember 30, 2015
The Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Master Gardener program, which is housed in the Horticulture Department, in partnership with University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension Master Gardeners, hosted the 2015 International Master Gardener Conference (IMGC) Sept. 22-25 in Omaha. IMGC is hosted biennially to provide an opportunity for the sharing of research-based information meant to nourish… Read More
Congratulations to Dr. Ajay Nair, recipient of the “Early Achievement in Extension Award” presented at the 2015 University Awards Ceremony.
Congratulations to Dr. Kathleen Delate, recipient of the “Outstanding Achievement in Extension Award” presented at the 2015 University Awards Ceremony.
Embrace Your Inner (Local) Foodie! September 18, 10 AM – 2 PM Central Campus For more information, www.livegreen.iastate.edu
The Mid-American Collegiate Horticulture Society (MACHS) is being hosted at Iowa State University this year. The competition moves around from school to school based on college students volunteering to host it. MACHS 2015 will be October 9-10th. ISU has a schedule packed full of amazing tours for participants after the competition. Some of the places… Read More
The Department of Horticulture Alumni reunion that was scheduled for November 21, 2015 has been canceled. Unfortunately, we did not have enough interest to make this a viable event. We will try again at a different time of year next time. For those of you who were registered to attend, please watch for your refund,… Read More