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New conservation field day announced the week of 1/4

New conservation field day announced the week of 1/4

There was 1 field day announced during the week of January 4. For more details about this and 7 more field days, visit here.

Recently Announced

February 21 | Iowa Conservation Education Summit

ICEC is proud to present the first Iowa Conservation Education Summit. This event is part of ICEC REAP CEP grant to assess the state of conservation education CE in Iowa. Join CE stakeholders from across Iowa for a day of active discussion and networking to identify opportunities, share success stories, and make recommendations for building capacity for CE in Iowa! Outcomes from the summit will be incorporated into a statewide assessment report of CE in Iowa. Be part of this important project! The event begins at 9 AM at the Discovery Center at the Blank Park Zoo. Register for the event here.

Upcoming

January 16 | Webinar: A Conservation Chat

Hear from speaker Mike Naig, Iowa Secretary of Agriculture for a conservation chat. Connect to the webinar here.

January 15 - 16 | Iowa Ag Water Alliance: Soil Health Partnership Summit 2019

Get the Latest Soil Health Strategies, Data Insights and Business Impacts! The Soil Health Summit is a one-of-a-kind event, uniting U.S. farmers, agronomists, environmental groups, consumer companies, and other partners like never before. This Summit is proudly hosted by the Soil Health Partnership. The Summit fosters making soil health research relevant to operational success, and facilitates discussion on the adoption of data-driven practices such as cover crops, reduced tillage and nutrient management on farms. For directions to the event location, please click here.

January 17 - 19 | 2019 Practical Farmers of Iowa Annual Conference

Practical Farmers’ Annual Conference has been the backbone of PFI’s organization since its founding, when farmers looking to improve diversity on their farms gathered to share their knowledge openly with others. From the days when farmers hosted these informal get-togethers at someone’s farm and when farmers knew this as the Annual Meeting. For more information about being a sponsor or exhibitor, please email Kathy Eastman at keastman33@gmail.com.



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