George Washington Carver en Iowa's Horticultural Heritage <p> Iowa&rsquo;s rich soil has made it an ideal place to grow plants, it has also made our state an ideal place to grow and train horticulturists.&nbsp; Host Charity Nebbe, wraps up Iowa week with profiles of some of the most gifted and influential horticulturists in Iowa history.&nbsp; Their lasting contributions include apples, roses, peanuts and the formation of Iowa State Agricultural College.</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 16:38:13 +0000 Charity Nebbe 29752 at Iowa's Horticultural Heritage The Voice of George Washington Carver <p>An author researching the life of famous agricultural scientist George Washington Carver has compiled a rare collection of his recordings. For a man who was educated in Iowa and contributed so much to mankind, Carver’s unusual voice was just as prominent as his vocation. Our oldest recording is about 1938.</p> Tue, 06 Apr 2010 10:00:00 +0000 Rick Fredericksen 1811 at The Voice of George Washington Carver