Published May 29, 2014

Summertime Cover Crop Workshops

By Sarah Carlson

2014-05-15 09.15.14Are you looking for more cover crop information? PFI member Dick Sloan pictured here talks about how he drilled cover crops after soybean harvest fall of 2013. Dick is always looking for more information about cover crops in addition to the many experiments he is trying out on his farm. His field day is coming up on June 19th in Rowley, IA. PFI’s Field Day Guide is available here.

Are you also? Check out these other groups hosting cover crop events in an around Iowa:

Iowa Learning Farms Learn more about their upcoming field days.

Cover Crop Solutions, a leading cover crop company about ways to add cover crops to your farm. Hear from Dr. Tracy Blackmer, Director of Research, Steve Groff, cover crop expert and farmer and Randy Ringler, who will discuss cover crops and forage production. Catch the workshops at three locations in Iowa: June 10 Storm Lake; June 11 Waterloo and June 12 Bettendorf. Workshops run from 7:30am Р11:30am. Event is free with Pre-Register or $20 at the door. Pre-register here. Learn more here.

If you know of more events across Iowa send them to Lauren@practicalfarmers.org to add to the PFI calendar of events.