Field Days & News

November 14, 2019

Iowa Learning Farms, along with the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and West Branch of the Floyd River Watershed Project, will host a cover crop workshop on Wednesday, December 11 from 12:30-2:30 p.m. at the Dordt University Agriculture Stewardship Center. The event is free, open to the whole family and includes a complimentary meal.

November 14, 2019

Iowa Learning Farms, along with the Clayton County Soil and Water Conservation District, will host a cover crop workshop on Thursday, December 5 from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at the Luana Savings Bank. The event is free, open to the whole family and includes a complimentary meal.

November 11, 2019

Iowa Learning Farms will host a cover crop workshop on Tuesday, December 3 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Titan Machinery in Grundy Center, in partnership with the Black Hawk Creek Watershed Project, Grundy County Soil and Water Conservation District, Clean Water Iowa, Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship and Natural Resources Conservation Service. The event is free, open to the whole family and includes a complimentary meal.

November 11, 2019

Iowa Learning Farms will host a special webinar on Monday, November 18 at 7:00 p.m. about using the systems approach to soil and water conservation with Dr. Benjamin Turner from Texas A&M University-Kingsville.

November 4, 2019

Iowa Learning Farms will host a webinar on Wednesday, November 20 at 12:00 p.m. about the research being done at Iowa State University on grazing cover crops.

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November 20 at 12:00 PM

Speaker: Erika Lundy, Extension Beef Specialist, and Rebecca Vittetoe, Extension Field Agronomist
Topic: ISU Research Focuses on Integrating Cover Crops for Grazing into Row Crop Enterprises
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Upcoming Field Days

November 21: Cover Crop and Soil Health Field Day
12:00-2:00pm
Jerry Dove Farm
Janesville, IA
Black Hawk County
Partners: Dry Run Creek Watershed, Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship, Natural Resources Conservation Services
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December 3: Cover Crop Workshop
5:30-7:30pm

Titan Machinery
23604 Diagonal Rd
Grundy Center, IA 
Partners: Black Hawk Creek Watershed Project, Grundy County SWCD, NRCS, Clean Water Iowa, Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship
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December 5: Cover Crop Workshop
10:00am-12:00pm

Luana Savings Bank Community Center
100 Harvest Drive
Luana, IA 
Partners: Clayton County SWCD, NRCS, Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship
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December 11: Cover Crop Workshop
12:30-2:30pm

Dordt University Agriculture Stewardship Center
3648 US 75 Ave
Sioux Center, IA 
Partners: Iowa State Univesrity Extension and Outreach, West Branch of the Floyd River Watershed Project
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