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Ames, Iowa--Iowa Learning Farms (ILF) will sponsor a strip-tillage management field day with Iowa State University (ISU) Extension Field Agronomist Virgil Schmitt and ILF farmer-partner Doug Nolte in Muscatine County on Wednesday, June 22, from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. The field day will include a...
Ames, Iowa--Iowa Learning Farms (ILF) and the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship (IDALS) are hosting a bus tour of Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program (CREP) wetlands in Dallas County on Thursday, June 23, from 9:00-11:00 a.m. Registered attendees can park and meet the motor...
Ames, Iowa--Iowa Learning Farms and Practical Farmers of Iowa will co-sponsor a field day with Iowa State University Extension Field Agronomist Paul Kassel and farmer Jeff Joyce in Palo Alto County on Friday, June 17, from 12:00-1:30 p.m. The field day will begin with a complimentary meal at noon...
Ames, Iowa -- The Iowa Learning Farms (ILF) June webinar, to be held Wednesday, June 15 at Noon, will feature Michelle Soupir, who will talk about the fate and transport of pathogens from agricultural landscapes. The webinar is part of a series, hosted by ILF, held on the third Wednesday of each...
Ames, Iowa--Iowa Learning Farms will sponsor a strip-tillage Open House at the Arlo Van Diest farm in Hamilton County on Tuesday, June 14, from 5:00-8:00 p.m. With todays high fuel prices, cash rents and land costs, there has never been a better time to explore reduced tillage options. Visit the...
Ames, Iowa--Iowa Learning Farms and Key Cooperative will co-sponsor a strip-tillage field day at the Mike Hermanson farm and at Key Co-op S14 Office strip-till plots in northern Story County on Tuesday, June 21, beginning at 10:00 a.m. The field day will include a complimentary lunch and...
Ames, Iowa--Iowa Learning Farms and Practical Farmers of Iowa will co-sponsor a Cover Crop field day at the Rob Stout farm in Washington County on Wednesday, June 1, beginning at 5:30 p.m. The field day will begin with a complimentary evening meal, followed by a cover crop management discussion....
Ames, Iowa--The Iowa Learning Farms (ILF) May webinar, to be held Wednesday, May 18 at Noon, will feature Laura Christianson, who will talk about the benefits and challenges of bioreactors. The webinar is part of a series, hosted by ILF, held on the third Wednesday of each month. The webinars will...
Ames, Iowa— Iowa Learning Farms (ILF) is gearing up for another busy season of travel with the Conservation Station, a mobile learning center that encourages all Iowans to help protect and improve soil and water quality. Requests are now being accepted for 2011 events.   The ILF Conservation...
AMES, IOWA— There is a river that flows through the lives of everyone. Rivers are the veins of the land and an indicator of the health of its people. A new Iowa Learning Farm (ILF) video, "Troubled Waters," explores rivers and the human relationship with them. Winner of an Iowa Motion Picture...

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