Person: Sarah Carlson
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 […]
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 | [...]
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 | firstname.lastname@example.org Sarah Carlson | Midwest Cover Crops Director | [...]
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 [...]
Follow this link to see the spring 2014 webinar series sponsored by SARE and produced by the American Society of Agronomy.
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.
ILF-PFI-ISU Cover Crops/ Corn Production Field DayFor Release: August 6, 2013 Download PDF (102 KB) View Fullscreen
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
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
Iowa Learning Farms hosts field day in Decatur CountyFor Release: July 25, 2013 Download PDF (30 KB) View Fullscreen