Field Days & News

November 25, 2020

Using readily available information to map drainage tile is the topic of the Iowa Learning Farms webinar on Wednesday, December 2 at noon. 

November 23, 2020

Iowa Learning Farms, in partnership with the Iowa Nutrient Research Center, and Conservation Learning Group (CLG), is hosting a free wetland virtual field day on Thursday, December 10th at 1 p.m. CST. 

November 18, 2020

Join Iowa Learning Farms on Wednesday, November 25 at noon for an engaging, interactive, and motivational webinar about how moments of awe and gratitude can improve the environment.

November 11, 2020

The Iowa Learning Farms webinar at noon on Wednesday, November 18 will explore urban water management and low impact development.  

November 10, 2020

Iowa Learning Farms, in partnership with the Iowa Nutrient Research Center, and Conservation Learning Group (CLG), is hosting a free virtual field day with Mark Thompson, Webster County farmer who is making cover crops and strip-tillage work in the Des Moines Lobe on Tuesday, November 24th at 1 p.m. CST.

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ILF Webinar Series: Connect to the webinar

November 25, 2020 at 12:00 PM
Speaker: Jacqueline Comito, anthropologist, Director, Iowa Learning Farms
Topic: Can Moments of Awe and Gratitude Improve the Environment?

Upcoming Webinars

December 2: Kevin Erb, Director, Conservation Professional Training Program at UW-Madison Division of Extension Natural Resources Institute 
December 9: Wendong Zhang, Assistant Professor Department of Economics, Iowa State University
December 16: Cynthia Bartel, Postdoctoral Research Associate at Iowa State University


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December 10: Wetlands Key to Middle Cedar Watershed and State Goals
1:00pm CST
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January 14: Growing Miscanthus in Iowa
1:00pm CST

January 21: Restoring Oxbows to Iowa's Landscape
1:00pm CST

February 4: Stacking Practices for Improved Water Quality in the Upper Iowa Watershed
1:00pm CST

February 18: C-CHANGE - Utilizing Perennial Biomass and Prairie For Renewable Natural Gas
1:00pm CST

March 4: Water Quality and Quantity Improvements in the Clear Creek Watershed
1:00pm CST

March 18: Improving Water Quality Through Stream Stabilization in the Nishnabotna Watershed
1:00pm CDT

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