New conservation field days announced the week of 1/11
There were 2 field days announced during the week of January 11. For more details about these and 8 more field days, visit here.
February 14 | Soil Health Workshop - Session 1
Farmers, agronomists, and those interested in learning more about soil health are invited to attend a daytime or evening soil health workshop being offered in Monticello on February 14 at the Citizens State Bank Youth Development Center on the Jones County Fairgrounds, 800 N Maple Street, Monticello. Doors open to sign-in for the daytime workshop at 8:30 am. The daytime workshop will go from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The agenda for the workshop includes an introduction to soil health by Natural Resource Conservation Service Regional Soil Health Specialist, Doug Peterson. Ray Archuleta, a soil health advocate, will follow discussing current soil health topics. The workshop will conclude around 4 p.m. following a question and answer session. Please RSVP to the Jones County Extension Office by calling 319-465-3224 by February 7 to help ensure an accurate head count for lunch.
February 14 | Soil Health Workshop - Session 2
Farmers, agronomists, and those interested in learning more about soil health are invited to attend a daytime or evening soil health workshop being offered in Monticello on February 14 at the Citizens State Bank Youth Development Center on the Jones County Fairgrounds, 800 N Maple Street, Monticello. The evening workshop will start with registration at 5:30 p.m. with the workshop kicking off at 5:45 p.m. and concluding around 8:00 p.m. The evening workshop will have more of an emphasis on how livestock relates to soil health. There will be time for networking and a question and answer session as well. No RSVPs are required for the evening workshop since no meal will be provided.
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
January 17 - 19 | 2019 Practical Farmers of Iowa Annual Conference
Practical Farmers’ Annual Conference has been the backbone of PFI’s organization since its
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