Iowa State University
December 5, 2013. SC IA BYLPN group is having a kick-off gathering on December 5 at 6:00 pm. The event will be held at the Clarke County Fairgrounds near Osceola. There will be a meal, with discussion and Q&A with a panel of successful livestock producers from the region. Clarke County Cattlemen are co-sponsoring the event. Check back for more information on the group and RSVP requirements for this kick-off event.
August 24, 2013. Kickoff gathering featuring a cattle facilities tour, regional cover crop considerations and beginning farmer issues discussion. No charge for event, including social time and dinner. Meet at Extension office in Albia to carpool to Tim Kaldenberg farm. RSVP by Thursday, Aug. 22 to Monroe County Extension and Outreach at 641-932-5612. See the program brochure.
June 22, 2013. The SW IA Cow/Calf Group is planning their 2nd meeting on the Potter farm near Griswold. Discussion will be centered around grazing strategies with a potluck dinner to follow. See the flyer
June 26, 2013. Iowa State University Extension and several partners are initiating a young livestock producer group in North Central Iowa. A kick-off event will be held Wednesday, June 26, at 6 p.m. at the Hancock County Extension office in Garner, 327 West 8th Street. Read the news release. See the event flyer.