fall http://iowapublicradio.org en Horticulture Day: Fall Color Predictions http://iowapublicradio.org/post/horticulture-day-fall-color-predictions <p> It has already begun.&nbsp; We can see a little bit of orange, some yellows and even some burgundies... and it&#39;s just going to get better.&nbsp; Host Charity Nebbe talks with DNR District Forester Mark Vitosh about the conditions that lead to a vibrant fall and what our chances are this year.&nbsp; They also discuss when to expect peak color and how to track the peak across the state.&nbsp; ISU Extension Horticulturist Richard Jauron also joins in to answer questions.</p><p></p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 17:24:39 +0000 Charity Nebbe 30099 at http://iowapublicradio.org Horticulture Day: Fall Color Predictions Wildlife Day: Changing Season http://iowapublicradio.org/post/wildlife-day-changing-season <p>The changing season affects the animal behaviors in the sky and trees, on the ground and in the water.&nbsp; Host Charity Nebbe speaks with wildlife biologist <a href="http://news.iowapublicradio.org/node/add/post">Rebecca Christoffel</a> of Iowa State University Extension, ISU fisheries specialist <a href="http://www.extension.iastate.edu/author/allen-pattillo">Allen Pattillo</a> and DNR forester <a href="http://agron-www.agron.iastate.edu/plantscience/mark_vitosh.htm">Mark Vitosh</a>.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p></p> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 19:18:55 +0000 Charity Nebbe 29227 at http://iowapublicradio.org Wildlife Day: Changing Season