Cindy Haynes en Having a Field Day/Gardens and Trees <p>The "Hort Gang" from Iowa State is back today.&nbsp; One of the gang, Cindy Haynes, Assoc. Prof. of Horticulture at Iowa State University, fills us in on ISU's upcoming "Field Days," offering gardeners a chance to get ideas for their own gardens and see a wide variety of plants in action.&nbsp; The "Field Days" are held at a variety of locations across Iowa.</p><p>Also on the program is regular Richard Jauron, Iowa State University Extension Horticulturist and Iowa DNR District Forester, Mark Vitosh of Iowa City.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 19:21:35 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Dennis Reese 43950 at Having a Field Day/Gardens and Trees Passion for Purple Plants <p>Purple foliage, purple flowers and purple fruits and veggies… Horticulturist Cindy Haynes has a passion for purple.</p><p>Today on <em>Talk of Iowa</em>, it’s Horticulture Day. Host Charity Nebbe talks with Cindy about purple plants for your landscape and garden. Horticulturist Richard Jauron and Cindy also answer listener questions about all plant and garden needs.</p><p></p> Fri, 09 May 2014 16:23:01 +0000 Charity Nebbe 40376 at Passion for Purple Plants Horticulture Day <p>Spring has not yet sprung. That means there is still time to take care of a few late-winter chores in the garden before growing season. Horticulturists Richard Jauron and Cindy Haynes will join Charity Nebbe on today’s “Talk of Iowa” to talk about late-winter and early-spring chores like pruning your raspberries and grapevines, cutting back dead asparagus debris, potting up tender perennials indoors and planning out your vegetable garden.</p><p></p> Fri, 15 Mar 2013 16:51:13 +0000 Charity Nebbe 17732 at Horticulture Day Horticulture Day: Master Gardeners <p>Do you have what it takes to be a master gardener? Cindy Haynes, professor of horticulture and head of the Iowa Master Gardener Program at ISU, along with the program's&nbsp;new&nbsp;coordinator, Dennis Schrock,&nbsp;share tips on how to become a master gardener, further improve gardening skills, and master gardening projects throughout the state. Then, Richard Jauron from the Iowa State University Extensions to answer listeners' gardening questions.</p> Fri, 24 Aug 2012 16:37:47 +0000 Charity Nebbe 6869 at Horticulture Day: Master Gardeners Horticulture Day: Oak Trees <p>The oak tree became Iowa&#39;s official state tree in 1961 but it has been an important part of the landscape for much longer than that. Host Charity Nebbe talks with DNR District Forester Mark Vitosh about the oak tree. Later, Associate Professor of Horticulture at Iowa State University joins the conversation to answer listeners gardening questions.</p> Fri, 03 Aug 2012 16:44:19 +0000 Charity Nebbe 5684 at Horticulture Day: Oak Trees Horticulture Day: ISU Field Days <p>Cindy Haynes, an associate professor of horticulture at Iowa State University, shares information about several upcoming Demonstration Garden Field Days, where the public can catch a glimpse of ongoing research and learn about gardening techniques. Charity also talks with Richard Jauron, Iowa State University Extension Horticulture specialist, to tackle listener&#39;s gardening questions.</p> Fri, 13 Jul 2012 16:16:50 +0000 Charity Nebbe 4643 at Horticulture Day: ISU Field Days Horticulture Day: Gardening with the First Lady <div class="msg 1st">Some young gardeners in Ames got a surprise package from the White House last weekend.&nbsp; This hour, it&rsquo;s Horticulture Day on Talk of Iowa with Charity Nebbe. &nbsp; Charity talks with a student from Kate Mitchell School in Ames about gardening with Michelle Obama.&nbsp; Also on the program,&nbsp; Richard Jauron and Cindy Haynes of Iowa State University will be here to answer your lawn, garden and plant questions.</div> Thu, 07 Jun 2012 20:33:37 +0000 Charity Nebbe 2855 at Horticulture Day: Gardening with the First Lady