Field Days & Events

Field Days & Events Check out upcoming field days and other events that you can attend to learn about the conservation techniques.

Cover Crop Workshop

Tuesday, February 7 (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Dickinson County Expo Center, Spirit Lake, Iowa

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Cover Crop Workshop

Wednesday, February 8 (9:00 AM-3:00 PM)
Moville Community Center Moville, Iowa

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Soil Health Conference

Thursday and Friday, February 16 and 17
Scheman Building, Iowa State University
1805 Center Dr #102
Ames, IA

Event Details:
This conference is organized by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, and the Department of Agronomy and will feature speakers from land-grant universities and USDA.. The theme is Building Soil Health for Healthy Environment and Farm Profitability in Iowa and the Midwest.

The early registration fee is $175 on or before February 1. You can register online at this link . Click here to view a preliminary conference program. For more information about the conference, contact Mahdi Al-Kaisi, Professor, Soil Management/Environment, ISU; Phone: 515-294-8304; malkaisi@iastate.edu. For registration information, please contact Registration Services, Iowa State University, Phone: 515-294-6222; registrations@iastate.edu.


Cover Crop Workshop

Wednesday, February 22 (12:30 - 2:30PM)

Borlaug Learning Center, ISU Northeast Research Farm
3327 290th St.
Nashua, IA

Event Details:
This workshop is free and open to the public, but reservations are suggested to ensure adequate space and food. Contact Liz Juchems at 515-294-5429 or email ilf@iastate.edu.

For more information on the workshop, click here.


Cover Crop Workshop

Thursday, February 23 (12:30 - 2:30PM)

Central City American Legion Post 421
6 Central City Rd
Central City, IA

Event Details:
This workshop is free and open to the public, but reservations are suggested to ensure adequate space and food. Contact Liz Juchems at 515-294-5429 or email ilf@iastate.edu.

For more information on the workshop, click here.


Cover Crop Workshop

Tuesday, February 28 (12:30 - 2:30PM)

Marion County Extension Office
210 N Iowa St.
Knoxville, IA

Event Details:
This workshop is free and open to the public, but reservations are suggested to ensure adequate space and food. Contact Liz Juchems at 515-294-5429 or email ilf@iastate.edu.

For more information on the workshop, click here.


Cover Crop Workshop

Wednesday, March 8 (12:30 - 2:30PM)

Dordt College Commons Dining Hall
498 4th Ave NE
Sioux Center, IA

Event Details:
This workshop is free and open to the public, but reservations are suggested to ensure adequate space and food. Contact Liz Juchems at 515-294-5429 or email ilf@iastate.edu.

For more information on the workshop, click here.


Cover Crop Workshop

Thursday, March 9 (12:30 - 2:30PM)

St. Paul Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall
1105 Washington St.
Eldora, IA

Event Details:
This workshop is free and open to the public, but reservations are suggested to ensure adequate space and food. Contact Liz Juchems at 515-294-5429 or email ilf@iastate.edu.

For more information on the workshop, click here.


Grazing and Cover Crops Field Day

Tuesday, March 28

Bruce Carney
Maxwell, Iowa

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For more information, visit practicalfarmers.org.


Grazing and Cover Crops Field Day

Thursday, March 30

Wade Dooley
Albion, IA 

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Grazing and Cover Crops Field Day

Tuesday, April 11

Mark Schleisman
Lake City, IA 

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For more information, visit practicalfarmers.org.