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Midwest Covers and Grains Conference

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Join us for the Midwest Covers and Grains Conference in March!

Date: March 4, 2024  

Location: Mayo Clinic Health System Event Center | 1 Civic Center Plaza, Mankato, MN 

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Midwest Covers and Grains Conference

What to Expect

The Midwest Covers & Grains Conference brings together Midwestern farmers, supply chain buyers and researchers to promote successful farming with extended rotations and cover crops. The conference includes opportunities to network with those who buy and sell small grains and cover crops, and offers sessions for both beginning and experienced cover crop practitioners.  

PFI’s Midwestern small grains network extends across five states including Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, Nebraska and Wisconsin. 

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Things to Look Forward to:

> Connecting with others curious to learn more about the benefits of small grains in rotation

> Two plenary sessions; afternoon breakouts; and ample time for networking with farmers, industry representatives and exhibitors

> Conference meals and snacks sourced from PFI members and local businesses

> A farmer social immediately after the conference on March 4 at Pub 500

 

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Join us for a social after the conference!

A farmer social will immediately follow the conference at Pub 500 at 4:15 p.m. 

Grab a drink and continue conversations from the conference. Practical Farmers of Iowa will provide drink tickets. 

Location: Pub 500 | 500 S Front St, Mankato, MN 56001  

PFI 2023 Annual Conference

Thank you to our sponsors!

This regional Midwest conference brings together farmers, supply chain buyers and sellers and researchers to promote successful farming with extended rotations. PFI’s Midwest small grains network extends across five states including Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois and Nebraska.

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Questions?

Contact Taylor Hintch at (515) 232-5661 or taylor.hintch@practicalfarmers.org.