Person: Chris Blanchard

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Hear from Sophia Kruszewski, a policy expert at the National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition, about what the Food Safety Modernization Act is and what its implementation will mean for farmers. Organic farmer and farm consultant Chris Blanchard discusses details about who it will impact and how to comply with the new rules and regulations.

April 1, 2015 

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Explore systems to keep your transplants happy (even in the heat of summer) so they are ready to grow in top condition.

November 19, 2013 

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Learn to grow healthier plants from seeds during a free Practical Farmers of Iowa webinar – Nov. 19For Release: November 6, 2013 Download PDF (130 kB) View Fullscreen

November 6, 2013 

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New to irrigation? Get the basics you need to build a system to more efficiently water your vegetable crops in the field this summer.

February 26, 2013 

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Learn best practices and tools to efficiently manage farm employees at a Practical Farmers of Iowa workshop March 14, in Waterloo – RSVPs requested by March 8 For Release: February 11, 2013 Download PDF (128 kB) View Fullscreen

February 11, 2013 

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Practical Farmers of Iowa announces line-up for ‘Winter Farminar’ seriesFor Release: December 28, 2012 Download PDF (225 kB) View Fullscreen

December 28, 2012 

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Practical Farmers of Iowa field day will focus on ways to save labor, increase efficiency on a market farm July 15, near Decorah (Winneshiek County) For Release: July 5, 2012 Download PDF (132 kB) View Fullscreen

July 5, 2012 

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Want to grow healthy food for your local community and make a profit doing so? Learn how to plan for profit by using financial record-keeping to help guide your farm’s development of production systems and markets.

March 6, 2012 

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Practical Farmers of Iowa announces its winter Farminar lineupFor Release: December 22, 2011 Download PDF (181 kB) View Fullscreen

December 22, 2011 

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Practical Farmers of Iowa Presents CSA Mini SchoolFor Release: November 8, 2010 Download PDF (251 kB) View Fullscreen

November 8, 2010 

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