Field Days & News

November 15, 2017

Iowa Learning Farms, along with Elk Run Watershed and Practical Farmers of Iowa, will host a cover crop workshop on Wednesday, December 6th. The 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. field day will be held in the Wapiti Room at the Swan Lake Conservation Education Center near Carroll. The event is free and open to the public and includes a complementary meal.

November 9, 2017

The Iowa Learning Farms webinar will feature Dr. Laura Christianson on Wednesday, November 15 at 12:00 noon.

November 9, 2017

Iowa Learning Farms, along with Natural Resources Conservation Service and Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship, will host a cover crop, strip-tillage and water quality field day on Thursday, November 30th. The 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. field day will be held at the Roland Community Center. The event is free and open to the public and includes a complementary meal.

November 7, 2017

Iowa Learning Farms, along with Walnut Creek Watershed, Practical Farmers of Iowa, and Natural Resources Conservation Service, will host a cover crop field day on Tuesday, November 28th. The 12:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m. field day will be held at the History Center in Red Oak. The event is free and open to the public and includes a complementary meal.

October 30, 2017

Iowa Learning Farms, along with Upper Iowa Watershed Management Authority, Winneshiek County Soil and Water Conservation District, and Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), will host a cover crop field day on Tuesday, November 21st from 12:30-2:30 p.m. at the Winneshiek County NRCS Office in Decorah. The event is free and open to the public and includes a complementary meal.

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November 15 at 12:00pm: Dr. Laura Christianson, Professional Engineer and Assistant Professor in the Department of Crop Sciences at the University of Illinois

Connect to the webinar: https://connect.extension.iastate.edu/ilf/

Upcoming Field Days

November 15, Lucas Bayer Cover Crop Field Day
4:00-6:00pm

2310 430th Ave
Guernsey, IA
Poweshiek County
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November 16, Ben and Andy Johnson Cover Crop and Strip-Tillage Field Day
10:00am-12:00pm
1170 Hwy 218
Floyd, IA
Floyd County
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November 21, Jacob Groth Cover Crop Field Day
12:30-2:30pm
Winneshiek County NRCS Office
2296 Oil Well Rd
Decorah, IA
Winneshiek County
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November 28, Walnut Creek Watershed Cover Crop Field Day
12:30-2:30
Montgomery County Historical Center
2700 N. 4th St
Red Oak, IA 51566
Montgomery County
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November 30, Conservation Learning Lab Cover Crop Field Day
5:30-7:30pm

Roland Area Community Center
208 Main St
Roland, IA
Story County
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December 6, Elk Run Watershed Cover Crop and Soil Health Workshop
12:00-2:00pm

Swan Lake Conservation Education Center-Wapiti Room
22676 Swan Lake Dr
Carroll, IA
Carroll County
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December 13, Cover Crop Workshop
5:30-7:30pm

Oakland Community Center
614 Dr Van Zee Rd
Oakland, IA
East Pottawattamie

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