ash tree http://iowapublicradio.org en Plant a Tree! http://iowapublicradio.org/post/plant-tree <p>It's Arbor Day and in Iowa the Emerald Ash Borer has a lot of people thinking about diversifying the trees in their landscape. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 17:08:20 +0000 Charity Nebbe 39702 at http://iowapublicradio.org Plant a Tree! Ash Tree Removal=$3,000,000,000+ http://iowapublicradio.org/post/ash-tree-removal3000000000 <p>A little green bug could end up costing Iowa billions of dollars in the coming years, as the state comes to terms with an Asian beetle sweeping across the Midwest.</p> Fri, 29 Nov 2013 06:05:00 +0000 Rick Fredericksen 32730 at http://iowapublicradio.org Ash Tree Removal=$3,000,000,000+ Horticulture Day: Emerald Ash Borer http://iowapublicradio.org/post/horticulture-day-emerald-ash-borer-1 <p>The <a href="http://www.extendonondaga.org/natural-resources/emerald-ash-borer-agrilus-planipennis-fairmaire/">Emerald Ash Borer</a><a href="http://www.extension.iastate.edu/pme/emeraldashborer.html"> is in Iowa</a> and a number of communities have already started cutting town ash trees in an effort to get ahead of the invasion.&nbsp;&nbsp; Host Charity Nebbe, <a href="http://www.ipm.iastate.edu/ipm/hortnews/taxonomy/term/2434">Mark Shour</a> of ISU Extension Pest Management and horticulturist <a href="http://www.hort.iastate.edu/directory/profile/12">Richard Jauron</a> discuss options for Mon, 16 Sep 2013 19:40:52 +0000 Charity Nebbe 29169 at http://iowapublicradio.org Horticulture Day: Emerald Ash Borer