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Map of My Kingdom -Chariton

A play tackling the critical issue of farmland ownership will be performed on Thursday, September 25  at Vredenburg Preforming Arts Series in Chariton.

Stewardship at Seven W Farm

Dan, Lorna, Torray and Erin Wilson of Seven W Farm in Paullina are hosting a field day regarding integrating multiple enterprises into a financially sound system.

September 26 from 10 a.m to 3 p.m

RSVP to [email protected] by 9/23

The "Dairy" Beginning

Lois and Jack Reichert of Reichert’s Dairy Air in Knoxville will host a field day regarding goat dairy management.

October 13 from noon- 2p.m.

RSVP to [email protected] by October 10.

Compost Heat Capture for High Tunnel Season Extension

Sally and Luke Gran of Table Top Farm will host a field day in Nevada regarding compost production, season extension, soil heating and compost heat capture.  

September 13 from 1-3:30 p.m

Milling Small Grains and Aquaponics Production

Jeff and Earl Hafner of Early Morning Harvest in Panora will host a field day regarding small grains and aquaponics production.

November 15 from 1-4 p.m.

Map of My Kingdom -Red Oak

A play tackling the critical issue of farmland ownership will be performed on Sunday, September 28  at Wilson Preforming Arts Center in Red OAk.

What's Happening

the Practical Farmer- The 2014 Summer Newsletter is now available for download.

Savings Incentive Program- Now taking applications.

2013 Annual Report- The 2013 Annual Report is now available for download.

Field Day Guide- The 2014 Field Day Guide is now available for download.