Agriculture and Natural Resources Events

07/31/2014- Farmland Leasing Meeting
Topics Include: ** Current cash rental rates, land values and landowner surveys. ** The New Farm Program: ARC vs. PLC enrollment decisions. ** Strategies for writing and terminating a farm lease. ** ISU Extension web-based and other resources. Workshops are 3 hours long with a 100 page leasing arrangement book provided, one per registrant.

07/31/2014- Farmland Leasing & Land Value Meeting
Don't miss the 2014 Pocahontas County Farmland Leasing & Land Value Meeting!

07/31/2014- Farmland Leasing & Land Value Workshop
Buena Vista County Extension will be holding a Farmland Leasing & Land Value informational workshop on Thursday, July 31st from 1:30pm to 4pm. Presenter Melissa O'Rourke will have everyone leaving with a heightened understanding of farmland leasing and values. Pre-registration fee is $20 per person which includes a comprehensive workbook or $25 at

07/31/2014- Iowa River Greenbelt Resource Trust Meeting

07/31/2014- Farmland Leasing Meeting
Topics Include: ** Current cash rental rates, land values and landowner surveys. ** The New Farm Program: ARC vs. PLC enrollment decisions. ** Strategies for writing and terminating a farm lease. ** ISU Extension web-based and other resources. Workshops are 3 hours long with a 100 page leasing arrangement book provided, one per registrant.

07/31/2014- Grinnell Farmland Leasing Meeting - July 31
ISU Extension and Outreach is conducting farmland leasing meetings in 12 different sites across Central Iowa during late July and August. Meeting sites include Oskaloosa, Boone, Altoona, Nevada, Grinnell, Knoxville, Adel, Newton, Indianola, Traer, Marshalltown and Winterset and are coordinated by county ISU Extension and Outreach offices. The G

08/01/2014- 4-H Beef Carcass Evaluation
4-H market beef will be scanned using ultrasound and carcass merit will be determined. Results will be presented at the Woodbury County Fair.

08/01/2014- Commercial Manure Applicator Reshow
We will reshow the Manure Programs on the 1st Friday of each month for those that were unable to attend a workshop. Commercial Manure (3hours in length) will be shown at 8:30 am and Confinement Manure (2hours in length) will be shown at 1:30 pm. There will be no charge to attend the reshows on the 1st Friday. There will be a $10 charge for reshows

08/01/2014- Continuing Instruction Course Reshow
Continuing Instruction is offered for Commercial Pesticide Categories and Manure Certification.

08/01/2014- Farmland Leasing Meeting
Topics Include: ** Current cash rental rates, land values and landowner surveys. ** The New Farm Program: ARC vs. PLC enrollment decisions. ** Strategies for writing and terminating a farm lease. ** ISU Extension web-based and other resources. Workshops are 3 hours long with a 100 page leasing arrangement book provided, one per registrant.