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YearSessionPresenterTitleTypeDownload
2017Forage -Fed PigsSteve DeibeleForage-Fed PigsSlidesPDF 7MB
2017Keynote AddressSusan Jutz,Vic Madsen, Dan WilsonKeynote AddressVideoYoutube 1:02:33
2017Sustainable Agriculture Achievement Award Acceptance SpeechWendy Johnson, Beverly and John GilbertSustainable Agriculture Achievement Award …VideoYoutube 15:51
2017Lessons Learned, First 10 Years FarmingKate Edwards, Ethan Book & Nathan AndersonLessons Learned, First 10 Years FarmingVideoYoutube 1:28:37
2017PFI Business MeetingSally WorleyPFI Business MeetingVideoYoutube 16:09
2017Grazing Cover CropsMark SchleismanGrazing Cover CropsVideoYoutube 1:01:43
2017Feed Formulating Alternatives to Corn and Soy Jeff MattocksFeed Formulating Alternatives to Corn and SoyVideoYoutube 1:09:00
2017Farm Financial Record Keeping and PlanningRick HartmannFarm Financial Record Keeping and PlanningVideoYoutube 1:22:47
2017Cover Crops and Conservation on Rented GroundChris HenningCover Crops and Conservation on Rented GroundVideoYoutube 1:09:43
2017Cover Crops 201Chris Teachout and Loran SteinlageCover Crops 201VideoYoutube 1:09:57
2017Building Relationships to Access LandAaron White, Jim Peterson and Kate EdwardsBuilding Relationships to Access LandVideoYoutube 1:00:29
2017Cut Flowers for the Experienced GrowerJeanie McKewanTop 10 Flowers at Brightflower FarmHandout533 kB
2017Cut Flowers for the Experienced GrowerJeanie McKewanTop 10 Flowers at Brightflower FarmSlidesPdf 10MB
2017Nut Production and marketing Q & ATom WahlNut Growing and Marketing HandoutSlidesPDF 678 kB
2017The Natural Medicine Chest for Livestock Health and WellnessSusan BealThe Natural Medicine Chest for Livestock Health …SlidesPDF 4MB
2017Alternative Berry Short CourseMatt HowiesonGooseberriesSlidesPDF 1MB
2017Alternative Berry Short CourseTerry DunhamCultivating Elderberry as a Cash CropSlidesPDF 3MB
2017Alternative Berry Short CourseChris PattonHow to Sell a Growing Elderberry HarvestSlidesPDF 3MB
2017Alternative Berry Short CourseJim RiddleCurrants - Honeyberry -AroniaSlidesPDF 4MB
2017Alternative Berry Short CourseJim RiddleBlueberriesSlidesPDF 3MB
2017Alternative Berry Short CoureJim RiddleElderberrySlidesPDF 2MB
2017Alternative Berry Short CourseMatt HowiesonBlueberriesSlidesSlides.ppt 2MB
2017Cover Crops 101Chris Teachout & Loran SteinlageCover Crops 101SlidesPDF 18MB
2017Nonfarmers, Learn How to Become Farmer AdvocatesGail Hickenbottom & Sally WorleyNonfarmers, Learn How to Become Farmer AdvocatesSlidesPDF 951kB
2017Deep Winter Greenhouse at Lida FarmRyan PeschDeep Winter Greenhouse at Lida FarmSlidesPDF 5MB
2017High Profits with a No-Till Farming SystemPatrice GrosHigh Profits with a No-Till Farming SystemSlidesPDF 3MB
2017Intercropping for Multiple Goals in a Vegetable SystemRob FauxIntercropping for Multiple Goals in a Vegetable …SlidesPDF 6MB
2017Lady Boss Panel: Hiring and Managing EmployeesJill Beebout, Terry Troxel & Ellen Walsh-RosmannLady BossSlidesPDF 634 kB
2017When am I Ready to Access Business CapitalTD Holub & Lon Janechek- When am I Ready to Access Business CapitalSlidesPDF 3MB
2017Building Relationships to Access LandKate EdwardsBuilding Relationships to Access LandSlidesPDF 11MB
2017Lessons Learned: First 5 Years of FarmingDonna Warhover & Rory Van WykFirst 5 YearsSlidesPDF 8MB
2017Lessons Learned: First 10 Years of FarmingNathan Anderson, Kate Edwards & Ethan BookFirst 10 yearsSlidesPDF 9MB
2017Business Nuts & Bolts for Transition to Organic Grain ProductionCraig ChaseEconomics of Organic TransitionSlidesPDF 461kB
2017Organic Weed ControlPaul Mugge & Zach KnutsonOrganic Weed ControlSlidesPDF 24MB
2017Insects and Soil HealthJonathan LundgrenInsects and Soil HealthSlidesPDF 10MB
2017Improving Understanding Between Pesticide Applicators and Specialty Crop GrowersBrian Berst & Kevin BrittenImproving Understanding Between Pesticide …SlidesPDF 4MB
2017How to Manage Weeds More SuccessfullyMatt LiebmanHow to Manage Weeds More SuccessfullySlidesPDF 3MB
2017Growing Small Grains Profitably in IowaJochum WiersmaGrowing Small Grains Profitably in IowaSlidesPDF 2MB
2017Growing High-Yielding Organic CornDarren Fehr & Scott ShriverGrowing High-Yielding Organic CornSlidesPDF 16MB
2017Nut Production and MarketingKathy Dice & Tom WahlNut Production and MarketingHandoutPDF 678kB
2017Grazing Cover CropsMark SchleismanGrazing Cover CropsSlidesPDF 7MB
2017Profitably Managing Your Marketing MixRyan PeschProfitably Managing Your Marketing MixSlidesPDF 3MB
2017Profitably Managing Your Marketing MixRyan PeschProfitably Managing Your Marketing MixSlidesPDF 3MB
2017Giant Ragweed RoundtableTom FrantzenRagweed RoundtableSlidesPDF 6MB
2017Getting Started in Your First High TunnelSara PearsonGetting Started in Your First High TunnelSlidesPDF 13MB
2017Farm Financial Record Keeping and PlanningRick HartmannFarm Financial Record Keeping and PlanningSlidesPDF 3MB
2017Record Keeping for Organic ProductionRick HartmannRecord Keeping for Organic ProductionSlidesPDF 2MB
2017Digging Carrot Production: Lessons from the Carrot KingGary GuthrieLessons from the Carrot KingSlidesPDF 5MB
2017A Decade of Cover Crop ResearchJoel GruverA Decade of Cover Crop ResearchSlidesPDF 11MB
2017Intro to Cover Crops for VegetablesMark QueeIntro to Cover Crops for VegetablesSlidesPDF 11MB
2017Cut Flowers for BeginnersJeanie McKewanHandout Introduction to Brightflower FarmHandoutPDF 532kB
2017Cut Flowers for BeginnersJeanie McKewanIntroduction to Brightflower FarmHandoutPDF 19MB
2017Cover Crops and Conservation on Rented GroundChris Henning & Chris TeachoutCover Crops and Conservation on Rented GroundSlidesPDF 12MB
2017Conserving $$ and SoilAdam DavisUsing Crop Rotation to Reduce inputsSlidesPDF 3MB
2017Conserving $$ and SoilPaul GoldsmithLeveraging Public FundsSlidesPDF 6MB
2017Conserving $$ and SoilChris Gaesser & Dick SloanGrowing Your Own Cover Crop SeedSlidesPDF 4MB
2017Conserving $$ and SoilDoug Adams & Wade DooleyReducing Herbicide with Cover CropsSlidesPDF 8MB
2017Conserving $$ and SoilTom IsenhartScience of Saturated Buffers and Nitrate …SlidesPDF 4MB
2017Conserving $$ and SoilDave MuthProfitability vs. Environmental …SlidesPDF 6MB
2017Conserving $$ and SoilHanna PoffenbargerEconomic Analysis of Integrated Crop-Livestock …SlidesPDF 3MB
2017Transition to Organic Crop ProductionMatt MillerTransition to Organic Crop ProductionSlidesPDF 4MB
2017Business Nuts & Bolts for Transition to Organic Grain ProductionMargaret SmithMarketing Organic GrainsSlidesPDF 8MB
2017Roller-Crimping Cover CropsLevi Lyle & Billy SammonsRoller-Crimping Cover CropsSlidesPDF 22MB
2017Building Soil Fertility on a Vegetable FarmAjay Nair & Denise O'BrienBuilding Soil Fertility on a Vegetable FarmSlidesPDF 8MB
2016Interseeding Cover CropsBryce IrlbeckInter-Seeding Cover CropSlidesPDF 16MB
2016Farm Energy PlanningKayla KoetherAgricultural EnergySlidesPDF 5MB
2016Establishing and managing a Goat Dairy, Creamery and Farm RestaurantLeslie Cooperband and Wes JarrellFarm to Table and AgritourismSlidesPDF 4MB
2016Establishing and managing a Goat Dairy, Creamery and Farm RestaurantLeslie Cooperband and Wes JarrellA decade of dairy goat farming farm: lessons …SlidesPDF 6MB
2016Short Course: Growing Good Small GrainsBruce RoskensPROFITABLE OATS PRODUCTION 2016SlidesPDF 4MB
2016Short Course: Growing Good Small GrainsDavid WeisbergerThe State of Small Grain and Oat Production in …SlidesPDF 4MB
2016We Learn by Accident Than We Do on PurposeKelly and Robin GriffethWe Learn More by Accident than we do on purposeSlidesPDF 9MB
2016Short Course: Growing Good Small GrainsFred KolbProduction of Wheat and Spring Oats in IowaSlidesPDF 9MB
2016Short Course: Growing Good Small GrainsJessie VanderPoelSmall Grains Market Up-dateSlidesPDF 2MB
2016Short Course: Growing Good Small GrainsJoel RansomBasics of Spring Wheat and Barley Production in …SlidesPDF 12MB
2016Short Course: Growing Good Small GrainsMatt LiebmanAdding Oats to a Corn-Soybean Cropping SystemSlidesPDF 4MB
2016High Tunnel Vegetable ProductionJill BeeboutBGF High Tunnel ProductionSlidesPDF 3MB
2016Establishing and managing a Goat Dairy, Creamery and Farm RestaurantLeslie Cooperband and Wes JarrellMarkets and Marketing: The reluctant tweeterSlidesPDF 799kb
2016Living Plants as Solar CollectorsRobin and Kelly Griffeth“LIVING PLANTS” AS SOLAR COLLECTORSSlidesPDF 53MB
2016Poultry-Centered Regenerative Agriculture SystemRegi haslett-MarroquinREGENERATIVE BY DESIGNSlidesPDF 5MB
2016On-Farm Solar panel installation and FinancingBrad Oeltjenbruns2016 Rural Energy for America ProgramSlidesPDF 113 Kb
2016On-Farm Solar panel installation and FinancingRandy SkeieOn-Farm Solar PVSlidesPDF 6MB
2016Profitable and Practical Grass-Based Dairy FarmingVance HaugenGrass- based pasture dairy systemsSlidesPDF 4MB
2016Regenerative Grazing ManagementJim ElizondoGRAZING MANAGEMENTSlidesPDF 59MB
2016Regenerative Grazing ManagementJim ElizondoStockpiling and strategic supplementationSlidesPDF 9MB
2016Rolling Cover Crops with Modified EquipmentDave SchmidtRoller CrimperSlidesPDF 2MB
2016Rolling Cover Crops with Modified EquipmentDoug AlertNo-till Organic Corn following Hairy Vetch …SlidesPDF 22MB
2016Rolling Cover Crops with Modified EquipmentFrancis ThickePFI Cover Crops Roller Jan 2016SlidesPDF 15MB
2016Introduction to Government Programs for FarmersMatt RussellIntroduction to Government Programs for FarmersSlides4 MB
2015Record keeping Analysis Platforms for Crop and Livestock FarmersErin WilsonTaking Your Crop and Livestock Operation to the …SlidesPDF 3MB
2015Practical Farmers UpdateBoard of Directors and PFI StaffPFI Buisness MeetingSlidesPDF 3 MB
2015Beginning Organic: Transitioning, Certifying and Q & AScott ShriverTransitioning to Organic Farming Part 2VideoYoutube 33:23 min
2015Beginning Organic: Transitioning, Certifying and Q & A Part 1Scott ShriverTransitioning to Organic Farming Part 1VideoYoutube 6:40 min
2015Diverse Native Prairie for Many UsesLaura JacksonBack to Our Roots-Re-establishing On-Farm …VideoYoutube 21:33 min
2015Beginning Organic: Transitioning, Certifying and Q & AMorgan HoenigMorgan Hoenig Q & AVideoYoutube 15:14 min
2015Beginning Organic: Transitioning, Certifying and Q & AMorgan HoenigMorgan Hoenig on her Farm PhilosophyVideoYoutube 16:51 min
2015Tangled up in Drip Tape: Irrigation Set-Up and Strategy for Vegetable CropsLaura JacksonDiverse Native Prairie for Many UsesVideoYouTube 21:33 min
2015Tangled up in Drip Tape: Irrigation Set-up and Strategy for Vegetable CropsLaura KrouseIrrigation at Abbe Hills FarmVideoYouTube 23:47 min
2015Housing for all (Species): Livestock Facility Options and DesignsJames FrantzenHousing for all (Species): Livestock Facility …VideoYouTube 45:47 min
2015Get the Dirt on Soil EcologyJill ClappertonHealthy Plants Grow in Healthy SoilsVideoYouTube 54:02 min
2015Taking a Global View of Farmland Conservation and BioDiversityBlake VinceGlobal Overview of Farmland ConservationVideoYouTube (41:44 min)
2015Get the Dirt on Soil EcologyBlake VinceFear of Change in Cover Crop AdoptionVideoYouTube (44:16 min)
2015Recipe For Success: Making Quality CompostRon RosmannMaking Compost on Rosmann Family FarmSlidesPDF 7MB
2015Recipe For Success: Making Quality CompostJason JonesCompost Extract / TeaSlidesPDF 1MB
2015Multi-Species Grazing with cows and PigsJim Van Der PolMULTI-SPECIES GRAZING WITH COWS AND PIGS also …SlidesPDF 11MB
2015Niche Pork MarketingJim Van Der PolNiche Pork MarketingSlidesPDF 4MB
2015Healthy Soils for Healthy CropsMike CastellanoNitrogen dynamics: production, soil health and …SlidesPDF 2MB
2015Healthy Soils for Healthy CropsSarah HargreavesSoil biology for soil healthSlidesPDF 5MB
2015Recordkeeping Analysis Platforms for Crop and Livestock FarmersKent Vickre, Dan WilsonSample Grain FarmSlidesPDF 179KB
2015Real-Life Business Plan VettingJordan Scheibel2015 Vegetable Farm Business PlanSlidesPDF 1MB
2015Iowa Farms in a Changing EnvironmentChris AndersonIowa Farms in a Changing ClimateslidesPDF 2MB
2015Iowa Farms in a Changing EnvironmentGabrielle RoeschIowa Farms in a Changing ClimateSlidesPDF 1MB
2015Nose to Tail Cooking and DiningEthan and Rebecca BookCrooked Gap FarmSlidesPDF 6MB
2015Tell Your Story: The Farm Legacy LetterTom and Irene FrantzenFarm Legacy GoalsSlidesPDF 1MB
2015Walk-In Cooler Construction and EfficiencyTony Thompson and Rich SchulerWalk-In Cooler Construction & EfficiencySlidesPDF 2MB
2015Beginning Organic: Transitioning, Certifying, and Q&AJoe LallyTransition to Organic PlanSlidesPDF 1MB
2015In-Field Practices for Organic Vegetable ProductionKay JensenVegetable Pricing and PhilosophySlidesPDF 1MB
2015Spirituality and FarmingRon RosmannSpirituality and FarmingSlidesPDF 1MB
2015Healthy Soil for Healthy CropsRick CruseSoil Erosion MechanicsSlidesPDF 2MB
2015Real-Life Business Plan VettingJacob PetersenReal Life Business Plan VettingSlidesPDF 2MB
2015Get the Dirt on Soil EcologyJill ClappertonHealthy Plants Grow in Healthy Soils Q & AVideoYouTube YouTube 29:40
2015Healthy Soil for Healthy CropsRick CruseThe Cost of Soil ErosionSlidesPDF 3MB
2015Beginning Organic: Transitioning, Certifying and Q & AScott ShriverTransitioning to Organic Farming Part 3VideoYoutube 13:35 min
2015Healthy Soil for Healthy CropsAjay NairImportance of Soil Biology in Vegetable …SlidesPDF 11MB
2015Cards on the Table: Putting Farm Financial Statements in ContextCraig ChaseManaging Farm FinancesSlidesPDF 396KB
2015Farm Transfer with Farming and Non-Farming HeirsCindy MadsenMadsen Stock FarmSlidesPDF 5MB
2015Housing for All (Species): Livestock Facility Options and DesignsJoe KleinOrganic Dairy FacilitiesSlidesPDF 12MB
2015Healthy Soil for Healthy CropsRick CruseIowa Daily Erosion Project 2: Real time soil …SlidesPDF 8MB
2015What's the Deal with Cover Crops, Livestock and HerbicidesJoe SellersCover Crops or Forage Crops?SlidesPDF 2MB
2015He's a Rebel: Grazing Management for ResiliencyFrancis ThickeGrazing ResilienceSlidesPDF 53MB
2015Up on the Rooftop:Energy Conservation and Solar PVTim Landgraf and Steve GuyerUP ON THE ROOFTOP: SOLAR PVSlidesPDF 2MB
2015Record keeping Analysis Platforms for Crop and Livestock FarmersAl BrudRecordkeeping & AnalysisSlidesPDF 2MB
2015Record keeping Analysis Platforms for Crop and Livestock FarmersDan WilsonIFBA AnalysisSlidesPDF 179KB
2015Walk-in cooler Construction and EfficiencyTony ThompsonAdding a Walk-in CoolerVideoYouTube (20:32 min.)
2015Tangled up in Drip Tape: Irrigation Set-Up and Strategy for vegetable CropsAjay NairEmitter Spacing, Irrigation Sensors and TimingVideoYou Tube (12:47 min)
2015What's the Deal with cover Crops, Livestock and Herbicides?Bob Hartzler and Joe SellersCover Crops, Weeds and HerbicidesVideoYouTube 16:15 min
2015Up on the Rooftop: Energy Conservation and Solar PVMartha McFarland and Ashley CraftPart 1: Intro to Green Iowa AmericorpsVideoYoutube 6:45 min
2015Up on the Rooftop: Energy Conservation and Solar PVMartha McFarland and Ashley CraftPart 2: A Case Study of Efficiency: Martha …VideoYouTube 9:43 min
2015Up on the Rooftop: Energy Conservation and Solar PVMartha McFarland and Ashley CraftPart 3: Q & A with Martha McFarland and Ashley …VideoYouTube 10:28 min
2015Up on the Rooftop: Energy Conservation and Solar PVMartha McFarland and Ashley CraftPart 4: A Guide to Improving EfficencyVideoYouTube 18:58 min
2014The Iowa Nutrient Reduction StrategyTim SmithTim Smith-on farm nutrient reduction strategiesVideoYouTube (28:06 min)
2014In the Black: Eight Years of Vegetable BudgetsLaura Frerichs8 Years of vegetable production budgetsVideoYouTube (1:40:57)
2014The Iowa Nutrient Reduction StrategySeth WatkinsSeth Watkins on Nutrient ReductionVideoYouTube (28:41)
2014Raising Dough: Financing Your Farm BusinessElizabeth UElizabeth U on Financing Food BuisnessesVideoYouTube (59:30 hr)
2014True Wealth: how Iowa Can Once Again Revolutinaize AgricultureRicardo SalvadorTrue Wealth-Ricardo SalvadorVideoYouTube (57:52 min)
2014Effective and Efficient Farm Family MeetingsThe James Ranch FamilyEffective and Efficient Farm Family MeetingsVideoYouTube (55:55)
2013A Whole-Farm Approach to Conservation for Corn and SoybeansRandy HoytDrainage Water Management Shallow Tile DesignSlidesPDF (332 KB)
2013A Whole-Farm Approach to Conservation for Corn and SoybeansMatt HelmersIowa Science Assessment of Nonpoint Source …SlidesPDF (612 KB)
2013A Whole-Farm Approach to Conservation for Corn and SoybeansKeegan KultDenitrifying BioreactorsSlidesPDF (2.3 MB)
2013A Whole-Farm Approach to Conservation for Corn and SoybeansDaniel BarkerNew Technologies for In-Field Nitrogen ManagementSlidesPDF (312 KB)
2013A Whole-Farm Approach to Conservation for Corn and SoybeansDan Jaynes, Tom IsenhartSaturating Riparian Buffers In Tile Drained …SlidesPDF (1.5 MB)
2013Composting Done RightElaine InghamCompostSlidesPDF (4.2 MB)
2013Cover Crops 101Rob StoutCover Crops 101SlidesPDF (3.4 MB)
2013Growing Tasty TomatoesGlen ElsberndElsbernd - Growing High Quality TomatoesSlidesPDF (3.6 MB)
2013Leasing Land and Custom GrazingGreg JudyCustom Grazing - Lessons LearnedSlidesPDF (6.9 MB)
2013Leasing Land and Custom GrazingGreg JudyHow To Build A Profitable Grazing Operation …SlidesPDF (11.2 MB)
2013Making Organic Small Grains ProfitableKlaas MartensGrowing Profitable Small GrainsSlidesPDF (1.6 MB)
2013Mob GrazingGreg JudyMob Grazing, Soil Building, and Multi-speciesSlidesPDF (20 MB)
2013Multi-Species GrazingGreg JudyThe Benefits of Multi-species GrazingSlidesPDF (21.2 MB)
2013Precision Farming and Organic CropsJacob Bolson and Roger KnutsonPrecision Farming and Organic CropsSlidesPDF (22.4 MB)
2013Profitability and the Good Life with ProducePaul and Sandy ArnoldProfitability - and the Good Life - with …SlidesPDF (151 MB)
2013Profitability through Simple Recordkeeping, Season ExtensionPaul and Sandy ArnoldProfitability through Simple Recordkeeping, …SlidesPDF (27.4 MB)
2013Providing On-Farm HabitatJan Libbey and Tim LandgrafProviding On-Farm HabitatSlidesPDF (4.8 MB)
2013Session: Refugee Farmers' Experiences in IowaEtiene Hacimana, Firmin NtakimaziFarming in Burundi and TanzaniaSlidesPDF (960 KB)
2013Session: Refugee Farmers' Experiences in IowaNarad BastolaFarming in Southern BhutanSlidesPDF (779 KB)
2013Session: Refugee Farmers' Experiences in IowaHilary Baehr, Nicholas WuertzLutheran Services in Iowa Gardening ProgramSlidesPDF (1.5 MB)
2013Successful Strip-Till Management and BeyondBob LynchStrip-till and No-tillSlidesPDF (2.3 MB)
2013U-PICK: Diverse Crop RotationsDick ThompsonDiverse Crop Rotation HandoutSlidesPDF (4.7 MB)
2013U-PICK: Diverse Crop RotationsDick ThompsonDiverse Crop Rotation PhotosSlidesPDF (11.1 MB)
2013Willow Lake Farm: A Case Study in ConservationTony ThompsonWillow Lake Farm: A Case Study in ConservationSlidesPDF (10.1 MB)
2013You Built The Farm-Now Hire Good People!Ben SaundersYou Built the Farm - Now Hire Good PeopleSlidesPDF (190 KB)
2013Cover Crops 101Tom KasparCover CropsSlidesPDF (2 MB)
2012Balancing Steel and Herbicides to Reduce ResistanceCraig Fleishman, Mike OwenBalancing Steel and Herbicides to Reduce …AudioMP3 (54 MB)
2012The Curious GrazierAbe CollinsThe Curious GrazierSlidesPPT (88 MB)
2012Balancing Steel and Herbicides to Reduce ResistanceCraig FleishmanFarmer PerspectiveSlidesPPTX (10.3 MB)
2012Balancing Steel and Herbicides to Reduce ResistanceMike OwenWhy Resistance?SlidesPPTX (2.9 MB)
2012Cover Crops: 101 and AdvancedNathan AndersonAdding Winter Small Grains to a Corn and …SlidesPDF (551 KB)
2012Cover Crops: 101 and AdvancedPaul AckleyCover Crops: 101 and AdvancedSlidesPDF (2.0 MB)
2012Cover Crops: 101 and AdvancedDave RobisonEastern Corn Belt expereinces with Specific …SlidesPDF (2.2 MB)
2012Cover Crops: 101 and AdvancedPaul AckleyHandoutHandoutDOCX (22 KB)
2012Cover Crops: 101 and AdvancedTom KasparResearch on Benefits of Cover CropsSlidesPDF (3.2 MB)
2012Cover Crops: 101 and AdvancedDave RobisonThe Benefits of Cover CropsSlidesPDF (1.5 MB)
2012Eating Locally: Supporting Farmers, Growing Your OwnRich SchulerEating LocallySlidesPPT (3 MB)
2012Extending the Season in Your KitchenNancy LevandowskiLocal Purchasing: ISU and Extending the Use of …SlidesPPTX (5.3 MB)
2012Growing and Selling Vegetables to a Hungry MarketRufus HauckeGrowing and Selling Vegetables to a Hungry MarketSlidesPPTX (13 MB)
2012Increase Sales through Season ExtensionMike BollingerIncrease Sales through Season ExtensionAudioMP3 (109 MB)
2012Increase Sales through Season ExtensionMike BollingerSeason ExtensionHandoutPPT (52 MB)
2012Keynote AddressFedele BauccioFood Services for a Sustainable FutureSlidesPPT (92 MB)
2012Mastering Strawberry ProductionAngela TedescoMatted Row System handoutHandoutDOC (41 KB)
2012Mobile Meat ProcessingJim KnopickMobile Meat ProcessingSlidesPPTX (52.7 MB)
2012Soils 101Amber Anderson MbaSoil PropertiesSlidesPPTX (1.7 MB)
2012Mobile Meat Processing: Successes and FailuresJim Knopick, Tom ParkerMobile Meat Processing: Successes and FailuresAudioMP3 (104 MB)
2012Off-farm Inputs: Using Less to Earn MoreCraig ChaseAlternative Cropping Systems: Comparison to a …SlidesPPTX (652 KB)
2012Off-farm Inputs: Using Less to Earn MoreCraig Chase, Matt LiebmanOff-farm Inputs: Using Less to Earn MoreAudioMP3 (112 MB)
2012Off-farm Inputs: Using Less to Earn MoreMatt LiebmanProductive and Profitable Low-External-Input …SlidesPDF (16 MB)
2012Preserving Your FarmTom, Irene, and James Frantzen; Jim McCarthyPreserving Your FarmVideoYouTube (42 min)
2012Producing an Abundance for your CSALaura KrouseProducing an Abundance for your CSASlidesPPTX (12.3 MB)
2012Producing an Abundance for your CSALaura KrouseResources HandoutHandoutDOCX (12 KB)
2012Profitable Nut and Fruit Tree CropsTom Wahl, Kathy DiceProfitable Nut and Fruit Tree CropsAudioMP3 (52 MB)
2012Real Life Business Plan VettingSara Hanson, Ryan and Janice Marquardt, Jonathan Jaffe, David Miller, Renee LaBargeReal Life Business Plan Vetting, Part 1VideoYouTube (50 min)
2012Real Life Business Plan VettingSara Hanson, Ryan and Janice Marquardt, Jonathan Jaffe, David Miller, Renee LaBargeReal Life Business Plan Vetting, Part 2VideoYouTube (1 hour)
2012Responding to Regulations: Pig Production in DenmarkKaj MunckResponding to Regulations: Pig Production in …SlidesPPTX (14.4 MB)
2012Security through Improved Soil HealthAbe CollinsSecurity through Improved Soil HealthVideoYouTube (1 hr)
2012Soils 101Dr. C. Lee BurrasIowa’s soils – origin, productivity & SOMSlidesPPTX (65 MB)
2012Soils 101Dr. Andrew ManuPlant NutrientsSlidesPPT (8.9 MB)
2012Soils 101Dr. Thomas LoynachanSoil Biology 101SlidesPPTX (37.4 MB)
2012Mobile Meat ProcessingTom ParkerMobile Poultry ProcessingSlidesPPTX (2.5 MB)