Carly Zierke

Digital Content Coordinator


Headshot CarlyZierkeCarly Zierke joined the Practical Farmers of Iowa staff in March 2023. As digital content coordinator, she handles all aspects of PFI’s social media channels and email newsletters to communicate with PFI’s more than 6,000 members as they build a more regenerative agricultural system.

Carly attended the University of Iowa, receiving bachelor’s degrees in journalism and mass communication and art. She serves on the Decorah Farmers Market board and is a member of the marketing committee. She also manages a producer-written monthly local food column, “Field to Fork,” for the Driftless Journal.

Originally from Marquette, Iowa, Carly now resides in Decorah, Iowa. She and her husband Ethan run a small, diversified vegetable farm that grows a full range of market vegetables.