Published Feb 16, 2010

Opportunities in Agroforestry

By Practical Farmers of Iowa

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Tom Wahl will overview the potential for various high value tree crops suitable for Iowa’s climate, including cultural practices, production, prices, markets, pests and diseases. Tree fruits to discuss include chestnut, persimmon, heartnut, paw paw, and more. Tom and his wife Kathy have grown high value tree crops since 1986 and also operate a small tree nursery which provides high quality varieties.

Speakers:

Tom Wahl and Kathy Dice (Red Fern Farm)