Whole-Farm Conservation Demonstration

Wednesday, Aug. 3 | 5-8 p.m.

Host: Ann Smeltzer Charitable Trust

Ann Smeltzer Charitable Trust Learning Farm

In partnership with Ann Smeltzer Charitable Trust

Address: 2610 Nelson Ave. | Otho, IA 50569

08.03 SmeltzerJoin us at the Ann Smeltzer Charitable Trust Learning Farm for a unique opportunity to learn about a wide array of conservation practices that benefit soil, water and wildlife. The 157-acre learning farm, located near Otho, Iowa, is managed both as a profitable corn and soybean farm and as a demonstration platform for a range of conservation and agricultural innovations.

You’ll learn about the concept of whole-farm conservation, which seeks to address conservation priorities on the farm while remaining profitable. You’ll also hear about a range of approaches to combining in-field and edge-of-field conservation practices. Don’t miss this chance to hear from farmers, landowners and experts about conservation practices and technologies that can benefit your farm.

Sponsors:

Smetlzer logoSee & Discuss:

  • Cover crops and robotics
  • Bioreactors
  • Saturated buffers
  • Oxbows
  • Streambank stabilization
  • Stream restoration
  • Beavers
  • Whole-farm conservation
  • Landowners and tenants
  • Soil health
  • Water quality testing
  • On-farm solar
  • Cost-share opportunities
  • Conservation programs

Meal Information: Dinner will be provided.

RSVPs are appreciated by July 29


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