Organic Dairying and Cattle Care
Tim, Samuel and Daniel Maibach of Maibach Dairy in Bloomfield are hosting a field day regarding their organic dairy. A tour will be held along with a veterinarian from Organic Valley.
September 5 from 1-4 p.m.
Community-Based Farm Start-Up
Jennifer Vazquez of Red Earth Gardens in Tama will host a field day about integrating a farm business with community-based goals and input from the beginning.
September 9 from 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
RSVP to [email protected] by September 5.
Jim Gerrish Series: Pasture Walks, Talks, and Tours
Jim Gerrish will discuss grazing management, pasture and paddock setup, and species selection and diversity. This is five part series. $40 for the public and $20 for PFI members.
Register by Aug 15 to Joe Sellers at 641-203-1270.
Soil Stewardship with Cover Crops, Rotations & Grazing
Jon and Tina Bakehouse along with Bach and Nancy Bakehouse of Maple Edge Farm in Hastings will host a field day regarding numerous conservation measures.
August 26 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
PFI Booth at Farm Progress Show and Campfire Social
Join PFI at the 2014 Farm Progress show in Boone. After the show on Wednesday, join Mark Peterson at his campsite. Tickets are $15 for the show.
August 26-28 from 8 a.m to 5 p.m.
Energy Conservation at Home on the Range
Martha McFarland of Hawkeye Buffalo in Fredericksburg will host a field day regarding energy conservation, and grazing buffalo and cattle.
September 3 from 3:30-6 p.m.
RSVP to [email protected] by August 29.
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