Coming Soon: Fall Cover Crop Field Days!

As the crop year is coming to an end, cover crop season 2016 is just taking root! This fall Iowa Learning Farms is co-sponsoring five cover crop workshops.  Be sure to mark your calendars and plan to attend one near you.

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November 8, Cover Crop Field Day
10:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Heartland Acres Event Center
2600 Swan Lake Blvd.
Independence, IA
RSVP by Nov. 4: Buchanan County Conservation 319-636-2617 or fontanapark@iowatelecom.net
Co-Sponsored by: Practical Farmers of Iowa, Buchanan County Conservation Board and ISU Extension and Outreach
Press Release and Flyer

November 10, Grazing Cover Crop Field Day
10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Start at Wesley Degner Farm, 10:00-11:45 a.m.
2507 Yankee Ave.
Lytton, IA

Lunch and program at Ben Albrights Farm, 12:00-2:00 p.m.
Ben Albright, Host
1595 230th St
Lytton, IA
RSVP by Nov. 7: Lauren Zastrow 5515-232-5661 or lauren@practicalfarmers.org
Co-Sponsored by: Practical Farmers of Iowa
Press Release

November 15, Grazing Cover Crop Field Day
12:30-2:30 p.m.
Kellie and AJ Blair Farm
3531 Paragon Ave
Dayton, IA
RVSP: Iowa Learning Farms 515-294-5429 or ilf@iastate.edu
Co-Sponsored by: Practical Farmers of Iowa
Press Release and Flyer

November 16,  Cover Crop Field Day
10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Bradford House
2733 Cheyenne Ave
Nashua, IA
RSVP by Nov. 11: Chickasaw County Extension 641-394-2174 or vhorner@iastate.edu
Co-Sponsored by: Practical Farmers of Iowa and Chickasaw County Extension and Outreach
Press Release and Flyer

November 17, Cover Crop Field Day
12:00-2:00 p.m.
Barn Happy
11310 University Ave
Cedar Falls, IA
RVSP: Iowa Learning Farms 515-294-5429 or ilf@iastate.edu
Co-Sponsored by: Dry Run Creek Watershed Project, Practical Farmers of Iowa
Press Release and Flyer

Partner Field Days
November 3: Cover Crop Field Day
4:00pm-6:00pm
Southeastern Community College
1500 West Agency Road
West Burlington, IA
SCC Ag Building – North Side of Campus
Press Release and Flyer

November 8: Cover Crop Field Day
11:30am-2:00pm
Gordon Wassenaar Farm
8718 W 109th St. S.
Prairie City, IA
Sponsored by Jasper County NRCS
RSVP by November 3 to 641-792-5019 ext 3
Press Release

Liz Juchems