Person: Sarah Carlson

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On March 29th, 38 people braved the chilly weather to attend a field day hosted by Clark Thompson at the Royal Café in Story City, Iowa. Clark talked about his adoption of no-till and cover crops as well as his new bioreactor. After that, Doug Adams and Patrick Chase of the NRCS presented on soil […]

April 5, 2018 

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Sarah Carlson recognized as a leader in Iowa agriculture for work on cover crops and small grains with Practical Farmers of IowaFor Release: March 19, 2018 Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig presents Sarah Carlson with the Leader in Conservation Award Contacts: Tamsyn Jones | Outreach & Publications Coordinator | Practical Farmers of Iowa | [...]

March 19, 2018 

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New Video Series Aims to Help Farmers Grow Small GrainsFor Release: February 8, 2017 Download PDF (79 KB) Nathan Anderson stands in a field of wheat on his farm. Contact: Nick Ohde | Research and Media Coordinator | Practical Farmers of Iowa | (515) 232-5661 | nick@practicalfarmers.org Sarah Carlson | Midwest Cover Crops Director | [...]

February 8, 2017 

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Field day will explore how farmers can make cover crops work on their land – Nov. 16, near NashuaFor Release: November 2, 2016 Download PDF (88 KB) NASHUA, Iowa — Adding cover crops to farmland can offer numerous benefits, from improving soil health and reducing weed pressure to improving the quality of water entering local [...]

November 2, 2016 

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Follow this link to see the spring 2014 webinar series sponsored by SARE and produced by the American Society of Agronomy.

October 7, 2015 

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Join Sarah Carlson, the Midwest Cover Crop Research Coordinator at PFI, for a cover crop webinar hosted by Iowa Learning Farms. She shared the research results from six finished projects and mentioned the design of a new project.

June 19, 2015 

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ILF-PFI-ISU Cover Crops/ Corn Production Field DayFor Release: August 6, 2013 Download PDF (102 KB) View Fullscreen

August 6, 2013 

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Practical Farmers of Iowa and NRCS will host a cover crop informational meeting Aug. 8, in Monona For Release: July 31, 2013 Download PDF (136 KB) View Fullscreen

July 31, 2013 

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Practical Farmers of Iowa and B and B Farm Store will host a cover crop informational meeting Aug. 8, in Independence For Release: July 30, 2013 Download PDF (137 KB) View Fullscreen

July 30, 2013 

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Iowa Learning Farms hosts field day in Decatur CountyFor Release: July 25, 2013 Download PDF (30 KB) View Fullscreen

July 25, 2013 

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