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Hannah Darr joins GRS Staff

My name is Hannah Darr and I am entering the role of Program Assistant for Global Resource Systems. I will be working closely with the service learning programs in the U.S. Virgin Islands and Uganda, in addition to providing any needed support to on-campus GRS activities. I graduated from Iowa State University with a B.S….

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ALUM OF THE MONTH: KEVIN SULLIVAN

Name:  Kevin Sullivan Title and Company:  R&D General Manager, The Green Solution Hometown:  Cedar Rapids, Iowa Major and Graduation Date:  Horticulture:  Fruits and Veggies, December 2013 Major Job/Position Responsibilities:  Breeding/trials, staffing, training, scheduling, evaluating plant health/quality, scouting, problem solving, plant work, and keeping the boat afloat through whatever sort of waters.  Also my most important…


IOWA PUBLIC RADIO’S “HORTICULTURE DAY” SHOW IS TURNING 30. SATURDAY, 30 JULY 2016 JOIN IPR “TALK OF IOWA” HOST CHARITY NEBBE FOR A LIVE SHOW AND FAMILY FIELD DAY

Location:  Horticulture Research Station, 55519 170th St., east of Gilbert Cost:  Free Tours of the 230-acre farm begin at 1:30 p.m.  A special edition “Horticulture Day” program begins at 2:30 p.m. (be part of the audience).  Visitors are encouraged to bring a lawn chair or blanket. Research Station students will provide a farmer’s market so…


ATTENTION HORTICULTURE AND GRS GRADUATES…

You are invited to the Department of Horticulture Alumni Dinner Saturday June 3, 2017 ISU Alumni Center Ballroom 420 Beach Avenue, Ames, Iowa Cash Bar and hors d’oeuvres 5:00 pm; Dinner 6:00 pm Program to follow. Casual attire is encouraged.  Cost is $30.00 per person. Please make your reservation by completing the registration form by…


Cyclone Night at the DSM Botanical Garden

Join us for an evening of music, education, and Cyclone pride at the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden July 28. As live jazz fills the garden, guests will learn about the horticultural science that brings its beauty to bloom. Hands-on learning stations include a make-and-take activity, and guided tours will be offered from 5-7 p.m….


FRESH PRODUCE IS AVAILABLE FOR SALE

Kohlrabi, romaine lettuce and several varieties of beets are among the fresh offerings this week through the Horticulture Farm’s weekly produce sale.  Place your orders online by noon Thursday for pickup near the east doors to Curtiss Hall on Friday (11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.)  Log on to https://foodlo.cals.iastate.edu/ to place your order.


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