Equipping farmers to build resilient farms and communities.
Lee Tesdell (center) with his sons Omar (left) and Ramsey pose together after Lee was presented with Practical Farmers’ 2019 Farmland Owner Legacy Award on July 10. Lee is proud of his farm’s long history and heritage. Purchased in 1884 by his great-grandfather, he is the fourth generation to steward Tesdell Century Farm near Slater.
Beginning Farmer RetreatAmes, IA
Farm Transfer WorkshopJohnson County Conservation Education Center (Kent Park), 2048 Hwy 6 N, Oxford, IA 52322
PFI Pre-conference Short CoursesScheman Building, Iowa State Center, Ames, IA
PFI Annual ConferenceScheman Building, Iowa State Center, Ames, IA
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