On September 16, 2017, the ISU Horticulture Research Station celebrated 50 years of research, teaching, and extension at its current location, seven miles northeast of campus. The station, opened in 1967, is home to a wide variety of projects and activities focused around field-scale horticultural research, teaching, and extension programs.
Honeyman, Mark and Iles, Jeff
"A Brief History of the ISU Horticulture Research Station:
A Review and Timeline 1967-2017,"
Farm Progress Reports: Vol. 2017
, Article 36.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmprogressreports/vol2017/iss1/36