Commercial Vegetable Crops at ISU Hort Extension

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This site will inform you of Iowa's vegetable production technique. The links in the left column will direct you to individual vegetable fact sheets, progress reports, and cultural tips.

Check out the bulletin, pdf format, titled: Vegetable Production - A Small Farm Opportunity? Written for the beginning grower or person who is considering entering the commercial vegetable business.

If questions, contact the Iowa field specialists:
Eastern (located in Iowa City) = Patrick Omalley: or phone = 319-337-2145
Western (located in Adel) = Joe Hannan: or phone = 515-993-4281

Veg Fact Sheets

Cultural Techniques

Research Reports

High Tunnels

Midwest VegetableProduction Guide 2012

IFVGA link

Muscatine Research Farm
Corn earworm flight data
Vine crop downy mildew track and control
Other Useful links

UpComing Conferences, Workshops
(will list events, locations 2012 as dates become available. Topics being planned include winter conferences, summer field days, high tunnel workshops)

For the latest conferences and field days check the Iowa Produce Newsletter which can be found at:

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