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Wagner Field Day
Ames, Iowa—Iowa Learning Farms, in partnership with Woodbury County Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach (ISUEO), will host a cover crop field day on Tuesday, July 12, from 4:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m. at John Wilcox Farm near Correctionville. The...
Meerdink Cover Crops
Ames, Iowa—Iowa Learning Farms, in partnership with the Rapid Creek Watershed Project and Iowa Soybean Association, will host a cover crop and soil health field day on Thursday, June 16, from 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. at the Timber Frame Lodge off the Lake Macbride Trail, in Solon. The event is free and...
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AMES, Iowa — The regular monthly Iowa Learning Farms webinar will be Wednesday, June 15 at 1 p.m. This month’s guest speaker is Angie Carter, Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Social Welfare at Augustana College. Carter is an environmental sociologist and an...
Cattle Grazing
Ames, Iowa—Iowa Learning Farms, along with Tama County NRCS, will host a pasture walk on Tuesday, June 21, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on the Eric Werner farm, rural Vining. The field day will include a visit to a permanent and newly convert pasture and a complimentary supper. As part of the Iowa...
Zwiefel Farm Day
Ames, Iowa—Iowa Learning Farms (ILF) will host a cover crop field day on Wednesday, June 15, from 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. at Kelly and Irene Tobin’s farm, in rural New Market. The event is free and open to the public, and includes a complimentary meal. Kelly, a Taylor County Soil and Water...
Nolte Field Day
Ames, Iowa—Iowa Learning Farms will host a cover crop and strip-tillage field day on Wednesday, June 8, from 5:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m. at Bob and Linda Lynch’s farm, in rural Gilmore City. The event is free and open to the public, and includes a complimentary meal. Humboldt County Soil and Water...
Caterpillars
AMES, IOWA — The regular monthly Iowa Learning Farms webinar for May will be on Wednesday, May 18th at 1 p.m. This month’s guest speaker is Dr. Steven Bradbury, professor of Environmental Toxicology in the Departments of Natural Resource Ecology and Management and Entomology at Iowa State...
Women standing  in vineyard
AMES, Iowa— The regular monthly Iowa Learning Farms webinar for April will be on Wednesday, April 20th at 1 p.m. This month’s guest speakers are Wren Almitra, Women, Land & Legacy Coordinator, and Tanya Meyer-Dideriksen, NRCS Area Easement Specialist.      Women, Land...
Wagner Field Day
Ames, Iowa—Iowa Learning Farms, in partnership with Gere Creek Watershed Project, will host a cover crop field day on Tuesday, April 12, from 12:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m. at the Daryl Ducommun and Ramona and John Nitz farms, in rural Larrabee. The event is free and open to the public, and includes a...
Cover Crop
Ames, Iowa— Iowa Learning Farms, in partnership with Practical Farmers of Iowa and the Iowa Beef Center, will host a cover crop grazing workshop on Thursday, April 14, from 5:30-8:00p.m. at Henry County Extension Office in Mt. Pleasant. The event is free, open to the public, and includes a...
Hagie Sprayer
Ames, Iowa— Iowa Learning Farms, in partnership with Practical Farmers of Iowa, Hagie Manufacturing and Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach, will host a cover crop field day on Wednesday, April 13, from 10:30a.m.-12:30p.m. at the ISU Northern Research and Demonstration Farm near...
Cereal Rye in Corn
AMES, Iowa — The regular monthly Iowa Learning Farms webinar for March will be on Wednesday, March 16th at 1:00 p.m.  This month’s guest speaker is Liz Juchems, events coordinator with Iowa Learning Farms.  Juchems will discuss a recent case study conducted by the Iowa Cover Crop Working...
Ames, Iowa— Iowa Learning Farms, in partnership with Practical Farmers of Iowa and the Iowa Cover Crop Working Group, will host a cover crop workshop on Thursday, March 3, from 10:30a.m.-12:30p.m. at the Armstrong Memorial Research and Demonstration Farm near Lewis. The event is free, open to the...
Ames, Iowa— Iowa Learning Farms, in partnership with Practical Farmers of Iowa and the Iowa Cover Crop Working Group, will host a cover crop workshop on Wednesday, March 2, from 10:30a.m.-12:30p.m. at the Mahaska County Extension Office in Oskaloosa. The event is free, open to the public, and...
Ames, Iowa— Iowa Learning Farms, in partnership with Practical Farmers of Iowa, Iowa Cover Crop Working Group and Rapid Creek Watershed Project, will host a cover crop workshop on Tuesday, March 1, from 10:30a.m.-12:30p.m. at The Celebration Farm near Iowa City. The event is free, open to the...
Ames, Iowa— Iowa Learning Farms, in partnership with Practical Farmers of Iowa and the Iowa Cover Crop Working Group, will host a cover crop workshop on Thursday, February 25, from 10:30a.m.-12:30p.m. at Hawkeye Community College. The event is free, open to the public, and includes a complimentary...
Ames, Iowa— Iowa Learning Farms, in partnership with Practical Farmers of Iowa and the Iowa Cover Crop Working Group, will host a cover crop workshop on Wednesday, February 24, from 10:30a.m.-12:30p.m. at the Iowa State University (ISU) Northwest Research and Demonstration Farm.  The event is free...
AMES, Iowa — The regular monthly Iowa Learning Farms webinar for February will be Wednesday, Feb. 17, at 1 p.m. This month’s guest speaker is Kevin Meyer, PhD student in the Iowa State University Department of Economics. The presentation will focus on how decisions made by individuals, groups and...
Ames, Iowa— Iowa Learning Farms, in partnership with Practical Farmers of Iowa and the Iowa Cover Crop Working Group, will host a cover crop workshop on Tuesday, February 23, from 12:30-2:30 p.m. at the Ventura Community Center. The event is free, open to the public, and includes a complimentary...
Cover Crop
Ames, Iowa— Iowa Learning Farms, in partnership with Practical Farmers of Iowa and the Iowa Cover Crop Working Group, will host six cover crop workshops this spring in Cerro Gordo, O’Brien, Black Hawk, Johnson, Mahaska, and Pottawattamie counties. The workshops are free, open to the public, and...
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On Thursday, Jan. 21, Iowa Learning Farms (ILF) begins its sixth year of monthly webinars, kicking 2016 off with Dr. John Lawrence, Associate Dean of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Iowa State University (ISU) and Director of the Iowa Nutrient Research Center and ISU Extension and...
Wetland
The next regular monthly Iowa Learning Farms webinar will be on Wednesday, Dec. 16, at 1 p.m. This month’s presenter is Jacklyn Gautsch, Natural Resources Biologist for the Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR).  Her presentation will discuss Iowa DNR’s Wetland Monitoring Program that...
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Ames, Iowa—Iowa Learning Farms, along with the Rapid Creek Watershed Project and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, will host a nutrient management meeting on Wednesday, December 16, from 6:00-8:30 p.m. at the Morse Community Club in Iowa City.  The event is free and open to the...
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The next regular monthly Iowa Learning Farms webinar will be on Wednesday, Nov. 18, at 1 p.m. This month’s presenter is Brian Gelder, Iowa State University (ISU) Associate Scientist in the Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering Department.  His presentation will discuss updates to the Iowa...
AMES, Iowa – The Soil Health Partnership, along with the Iowa Learning Farms and Bremer County farmer partner Mark Mueller, will host a cover crop and soil health field day on Thursday, Nov. 19, from 10 a.m.–12:30 p.m. at the Borlaug Learning Center at the Iowa State University Northeast Research...

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