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New conservation field days announced the week of 11/9

New conservation field days announced the week of 11/9

There were 3 field days announced during the week of November 9. For more details about these and 6 more field days, visit here.

Recently Announced

November 27 | Cover Crop Field Day

Iowa Learning Farms, along with Iowa Seed Corn Cover Crop Initiative, Iowa Corn, and USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service, will host a cover crop and conservation tillage field day on Tuesday, November 27th from 12:00-2:00 p.m. at the Kossuth County Museum in Algona. 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.

November 28 | Cover Crops and Edge of Field Practice Field Day 

Iowa Learning Farms, along with the Lower Skunk Water Quality and Soil Health Initiative and Henry County Soil and Water Conservation District, will host a cover crops and saturated buffer field day on Wednesday, November 28th from 12:00-2:00 p.m. at the Hillsboro Community Center. 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.

November 29 | Cover Crop Field Day

Iowa Learning Farms, along with the Clayton County Soil and Water Conservation District, will host a cover crop field day on Thursday, November 29th from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at the Luana Savings Bank. 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.

Upcoming

November 13 | Ensure Your Success: Where Cover Crops and Crop Insurance Meet

New to cover cropping? Join us for a brief introduction about the benefits and challenges of cover cropping, as well as information about crop insurance incentives that are available to cover-cropping farmers in Iowa. This event is made possible by the Iowa Farmers Union, Practical Farmers of Iowa, the Soil Health Partnership, the Iowa Seed Association, the Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship Clean Water Initiative, Iowa Corn, Iowa Learning Farms, Iowa Soybean Association and the Iowa Agriculture Water Alliance. Register here.

November 14 | Webinar: Conservation Learning Labs: Evaluating Nutrient Reduction Practice Implementation at the Delivery Scale

Speaker Matt Helmers, Professor of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering at Iowa State University will be speaking about evaluating nutrient reduction practice implementation at the delivery scale. Connect to the webinar here.

November 14 | Ensure Your Success: Where Cover Crops and Crop Insurance Meet 

New to cover cropping? Join us for a field tour and presentation to learn about cover crops, their benefits, and crop insurance incentives available for farmers using cover crops. This event is made possible by the Iowa Farmers Union, Practical Farmers of Iowa, the Soil Health Partnership, the Iowa Seed Association, the Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship Clean Water Initiative, Iowa Corn, Iowa Learning Farms, Iowa Soybean Association and the Iowa Agriculture Water Alliance. Register here.

November 15 | Ensure Your Success: Where Cover Crops and Crop Insurance Meet 

New to cover cropping? Join us for a field tour and presentation to learn about cover crops, their benefits, and crop insurance incentives available for farmers using cover crops. This event is made possible by the Iowa Farmers Union, Practical Farmers of Iowa, the Soil Health Partnership, the Iowa Seed Association, the Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship Clean Water Initiative, Iowa Corn, Iowa Learning Farms, Iowa Soybean Association and the Iowa Agriculture Water Alliance. Register here.



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