Building a Culture of Conservation

Field Days & News

November 29, 2021

The Iowa Learning Farms (ILF) conservation webinar taking place Dec. 8 at noon CST will feature Adam Janke, extension wildlife specialist and assistant professor, Iowa State University, and Kay Stefanik, assistant director of the Iowa Nutrient Research Center housed at Iowa State University. The pair will draw on Janke’s expertise in the impacts of conservation practices on birds and wildlife, and Stefanik’s expertise in wetland ecology and water quality, to introduce a new educational case study and learning guide for students, educators, agriculture professionals, farmers and landowners.

November 29, 2021

Iowa Learning Farms (ILF), the Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach conservation and water quality education program, will host “Coffee and Conservation,” Wednesday, Dec. 15, from 8:30-9:30 a.m. at the Warren Cultural Center in Greenfield. The in-person event will provide local farmers and landowners with a chance to discuss conservation practices and ask questions of ILF and local extension staff.

November 23, 2021

Iowa Learning Farms will host “Conservation On Tap,” Thursday, Dec. 9, from 6-7 p.m. at Drink Me Brewing in Sibley, Iowa. The in-person event will provide local farmers and landowners with a chance to discuss conservation practices and ask questions of ILF and local extension staff.

November 23, 2021

Iowa Learning Farms will host “Coffee and Conservation,” Tuesday, Dec. 7, from 8:30-9:30 a.m. at the Waverly City Hall in Waverly, Iowa. The in-person event will provide local farmers and landowners with a chance to discuss conservation practices and ask questions of ILF and local extension staff.

November 22, 2021

The Iowa Learning Farms (ILF) conservation webinar taking place Dec. 1 at noon CST will feature Dr. Laura Witzling, assistant professor in the Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication at Iowa State University. Witzling conducts environmental communication research with an emphasis on watersheds and local food systems. Her expertise in bridging communications strategies and extension outreach activities will provide excellent guidance for agricultural and conservation educators.

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Upcoming Field Days

December 7: Coffee and Conservation
8:30-9:30am
Waverly City Hall
200 1st St NE
Waverly, IA 50677
RSVP: 515-294-5429 or ilf@iastate.edu
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December 9: Conservation On Tap
6:00-7:00pm
Drink Me Brewing
210 9th St
Sibley, IA 51249
RSVP: 515-294-5429 or ilf@iastate.edu
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December 15: Coffee and Conservation
8:30-9:30am
Warren Cultural Center
154 Public Square
Greenfield, IA 50849 
RSVP: 515-294-5429 or ilf@iastate.edu
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December 16: Virtual Cover Crop Field Day
1:00pm CST
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ILF Conservation Webinar Series:

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Upcoming Webinars
(Wednesdays at NOON):

12/1: Laura Witzling, Iowa State University
12/8: Kay Stefanik, Iowa Nutrient Research Center, and Adam Janke, Iowa State University
12/15: Tom Richard, Penn State

 

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