Cover Crop, Soil Health and Bioreactor Field Day
March 29 th (12:30-2:30 pm)
3061 230 th Street Hwy 3
This field day provides information about soil health through different methods. Bremer County ISU Extension Coordinator Ron Lenth, will share results from a nearby bioreactor and the efforts to reduce nitrate loss from the field. Liz Juchems, Iowa Learning Farms conservation outreach specialist will discuss results from cover crop projects. Finally, Natural Resources Conservation Service District Agronomy Neil Sass will lead a discussion on practices to improve soil health.
Event Details: This field day will focus on how to work with tenants to incorporate cover crops and other conservation practices. Speakers will include Charles Brown, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach farm management specialist, Liz Juchems, Iowa Learning Farms conservation outreach specialist and farm owners James and Deb Allen. This workshop is free, will include a meal and is open to the public, but reservations are suggested to ensure space. RSVP to Union County SWCD at 641-782-4218 or