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Practical Farmers of Iowa’s 2015 fall farminar series starts Nov. 10For Release: October 28, 2015 Download PDF (557 KB) Topics range from high tunnel production to soil tests and grazing cover cropsAmes, Iowa — It’s that time of the year again: cooler nights, shorter days, harvest wrapping up – the perfect time to reflect on [...]

October 28, 2015 


PFI is excited to host two webinars for the National Wildlife Federation to share early results from projects they funded starting in 2013 focused on the specific topic areas of wildlife and economics/agronomy.  Join in live or watch the archived version once we post it shortly after the live webinar. Read brief results of the projects […]

June 4, 2015 


55 people attended last week’s Farminar on “Ramping Up Vegetable Production”. You are invited to attend our Next Session: Tuesday, Feb 9 7:00 PM C.S.T. Grow Vegetables Year RoundAdam MontriTen Hens Farm Participate Tuesday night online at this site:http://connect.extension.iastate.edu/farminar Coming Up: Tuesday, Feb 16 7:00 PM C.S.T. Agroforestry for IowaTom WahlRed Fern Farm March “Fishbowl” […]

February 8, 2010 


Interactions with Farminars: How-To Guide (8 Minutes) http://connect.extension.iastate.edu/p27457419/ Today Gordon, Sally and I put together a simple Farminar to explain why, how to use them and increase the interaction of the technology. Check it out and let me know if you need more information, if you have questions about the Farminar Series. Be Well, Luke

December 4, 2009 


http://www.entrepreneur.com/businessplans/businessplancoachtimberry/archive113964.html While doing some research for our Winter Farminar series that will include some business planning motivation/support topics, I stumbled upon this good resource for entrepreneurs in general. Nothing here is specific for agriculture, but the fundamentals of business are nearly universal. The search continues… Luke

November 25, 2009 


Great to see so many people are tuning into the Fall Farminar Series. Even more are viewing after broadcast from archive on the Practical Farmers of Iowa website. practicalfarmers.org/farminar Dave and John Baker from the Beginning Farmer Center have presented the first three weeks and have given valuable information on the resource that their organization […]

November 18, 2009