At the Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic, the patients are plants and the clients range from backyard gardeners to large-scale farmers. A new facility has upgraded the lab's operations and accessibility.
Road closures and controlled intersections may slow your commute July 24-25. Thousands of bicyclists will pour into Ames on Tuesday and ride out on Wednesday for their overnight stop along the RAGBRAI route.
The new facility is the latest milestone in the 14-year history of the Center for Sustainable Rural Livelihoods, which has become a model for university-sponsored international ag education programs.
Iowa State attracted a record $509.2 million in total external funding for the fiscal year that ended June 30, an increase of $5.6 million (1.1 percent) over last year.
A current faculty member will serve as the inaugural director of the Student Innovation Center, currently under construction.