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New conservation field days announced the week of 11/2

New conservation field days announced the week of 11/2

There were 2 field days announced during the week of November 2. For more details about these and 5 more field days, visit here.

Recently Announced

Novmeber 20 | Cover Crops and Grazing Cover Crops Field Day

Iowa Learning Farms, along with Cedar Creek Partnership Project and Wapello County Soil and Water Conservation District, will host a cover crops and grazing cover crops field day on Tuesday, November 20th from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the Swanson Farm, rural Ottumwa. The event is free, open to the whole family and includes a complimentary meal. Please RSVP to Liz Juchems at 515-294-5429 or ilf@iastate.edu.

December 6 | Growing Farm Returns Through Soil Health

Agenda:

  • Soil Health Partnership Overview: John Stewart, SHP
  • Interseeding Cover Crops: Ryan Haden, ATI
  • Soil Cation Balancing: Steve Culman, OSU Extension
  • Lunch immediately following presentations

Lunch provided for registrants. To register call Lynn at (330) 235-6806 or email lvogel@portageswcd.org. 

Upcoming

November 7 | Cover Crop and Soil Health Field Day

Lake Geode Watershed Project, in partnership with the Des Moines County Soil and Water Conservation District, Iowa Learning Farms, and Southeastern Community College, will host a cover crop and soil health field day on Wednesday, November 7, from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at the Southeastern Community College Campus. The event is free, open to the public and includes a complimentary meal provided by Tri-Oak Foods. The field day is free and open to the whole family, but reservations are suggested to ensure adequate space and food. Contact Caleb Waters or Jamie Stewart at the Des Moines County Soil and Water Conservation District at (319) 753-6221 Ext: 3.



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