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Cover crop farmer experts available for Q&A at Farm Progress ShowFor Release: August 16, 2018 Nathan Anderson – Aurelia Robert Harvey – Redfield Ann Franzenburg – Van Horne Mark Peterson – Stanton Sandi and Ward Van Dyke – Reasnor Jack Boyer – Reinbeck Lisa Schulte Moore – Ames Sam Bennett – Galva Fred Abels – [...]

August 16, 2018 

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It may still be summer, but it’s time to start thinking about planting cover crops. Our cover crop directory is a great resource for locating cover crop seed suppliers and seeding services in your area. We update it every year to include businesses that sell cover crop seed, provide cover crop seeding services, custom cover […]

 

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Willie Hughes and family welcomed a diverse group of field day attendees on July 12th to his family’s farm operation of 4700 acres outside of Janesville, WI with these words, “Today we will not see beautiful stands of conventional and organic corn and soybeans but visit the front lines of sustainability: small grains, cover crops […]

August 13, 2018 

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Shriver Farms will host organic weed control field day – Aug. 7, near JeffersonFor Release: July 27, 2018 Contacts: Scott Shriver | Shriver Farms, LLC | (515) 370-0036 | shriverfarms@gmail.com Tamsyn Jones | Outreach & Publications Coordinator | Practical Farmers of Iowa | (515) 232-5661 | tamsyn@practicalfarmers.org JEFFERSON, Iowa — Converting some crop acres to [...]

July 27, 2018 

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Farmers invited on one-day bus trip to visit organic research farm in western Illinois with Practical Farmers of Iowa – Aug. 15For Release: July 13, 2018 Joel Gruver speaking to field day attendees Joel Gruver Contacts: Stefan Gailans | Research & Field Crops Director | Practical Farmers of Iowa (515) 232-5661 | stefan@practicalfarmers.org Joel Gruver [...]

July 13, 2018 

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Kate Edwards got her graduate degree in agricultural engineering with the desire to help make farmers’ lives easier. She eventually ended up in the Twin cities as an environmental consultant. Then she decided she’d rather be walking to a barn than to an office and decided to start on the journey to figure out what […]

July 12, 2018 

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Small-grains conference will explore production, marketing of small grains – July 30, in Mankato, MinnesotaFor Release: July 10, 2018Contacts: Alisha Bower | Strategic Initiatives Manager | Practical Farmers of Iowa (515) 232-5661 | alisha@practicalfarmers.org Tamsyn Jones | Outreach & Publications Coordinator | Practical Farmers of Iowa | (515) 232-5661 | tamsyn@practicalfarmers.org AMES, Iowa — Registration [...]

July 10, 2018 

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Michael Vittetoe did not plan on returning to the farm after he left to attend the University of Iowa and received a degree in civil engineering. But five years after working for an engineering firm in Muscatine, Michael decided that he did in fact want to farm and returned to the family farm near Washington […]

July 6, 2018 

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Seven W Farm field day will explore organic crop production strategies – July 20, near PaullinaFor Release: July 2, 2018 The Wilson family Field day attendees learning from the Wilsons Contacts: The Wilson family | Seven W Farm | (712) 229-7782 | the7wilsons@gmail.com | sevenwfarm.com Tamsyn Jones | Outreach & Publications Coordinator | Practical Farmers [...]

July 2, 2018 

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Field day will explore role of cover crops in livestock options – July 17, near DaytonFor Release: June 29, 2018 Kellie Blair in soybeans (photo courtesy of Iowa Soybean Association) Contacts: Kellie and A.J. Blair | kellieblair@akrfarm.com | homeagainfinnegan.blogspot.com Tamsyn Jones | Outreach & Publications Coordinator | Practical Farmers of Iowa | (515) 232-5661 | [...]

June 29, 2018 

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