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During each winter season dating back to November 2009, Practical Farmers of Iowa has been offering unique online learning opportunities referred to as Farminars. With a rich history of farmer-to-farmer education in the form of on-farm field days, farminars were a logical extension of this format for the off-season. These interactive webinars feature both beginning […]

April 5, 2017 

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This summer, Practical Farmers of Iowa teamed up with the National Wildlife Federation to deliver two webinars showcasing the results of NWF-sponsored research on cover crops. The research was conducted by a wide range of professionals from diverse fields and locations across the US. Results were presented under two main bodies of inquiry: The wildlife habitat values of […]

July 23, 2015 

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This week Practical Farmers of Iowa held our 102nd farminar. Starting back in November of 2009, these 90 minute webinar presentations have been incredibly popular for both members and non-members alike. I thought I’d take a moment to share some information about just how awesome this farminar series is.

March 19, 2015 

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Practical Farmers of Iowa’s 2014 winter farminar series starts Jan. 14 Topics include farm business planning, weed resistance, niche pork and more For Release: January 2, 2014 Download PDF (199 kB) View Fullscreen

January 2, 2014 

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Learn how building relationships can expand your customer base during a free Practical Farmers of Iowa webinar – Dec. 10For Release: December 6, 2013 Download PDF (130 kB) View Fullscreen

December 6, 2013 

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Learn about raising livestock on pasture during a free Practical Farmers of Iowa webinar – Dec 3.For Release: November 14, 2013 Download PDF (131 kB) View Fullscreen

November 14, 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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Learn about efficient crop marketing and distribution of local foods during a free Practical Farmers of Iowa webinar – Nov. 12For Release: November 5, 2013 Download PDF (131 kB) View Fullscreen

November 5, 2013 

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Practical Farmers of Iowa’s 2013 fall farminar series starts Nov. 5For Release: October 23, 2013 Download PDF (185 kB) View Fullscreen

October 23, 2013 

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Practical Farmers of Iowa webinar will answer questions on cover crops, prevented planting and spring management Sept. 19 – CCA credits available For Release: September 11, 2013 Download PDF (139 kB) View Fullscreen

September 11, 2013 

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