Upcoming Farm Management Events from ISU Extension and Outreach

2024 Farmland Leasing and Management Workshops

During July and August, Farmland Leasing and Management Workshops will be held throughout Iowa at various locations. These workshops are an annual event to share educational resources related to Iowa farmland ownership and tenancy with Iowa farmland owners, tenants, and others involved in agricultural production in the state.Farmland Leasing and Management workshops

Each workshop attendee will receive a booklet of reference materials for farm leasing arrangements. Workshops will last 2 1/2 - 3 hours and will be led by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach farm management specialists. The 2024 meetings will focus on trends in land values, rental rates, landownership and tenure, encorporating conservation practices on leased farmland, and issues impacting rental rates for the next year in Iowa agriculture. A virtual option is also available for 2024.

For questions, contact your ISU Extension and Outreach Farm Management Specialist. On-line leasing resources from ISU Extension and Outreach can be found on the Ag Decision Maker Leasing webpage.

Dates and Locations

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2024 Farmland Leasing webinar

Center for Agricultural Law & Taxation

Fence Law Webinar

Join Jennifer Harrington, staff attorney for the Center for Agricultural Law and Taxation for a webinar, July 11, for land owners, township trustees, farm tenants, and anyone interested in understanding Iowa's fence laws. Don't get fenced in by confusion! Register for this informative session and gain the knowledge you need. Fence law webinar

Iowa State University Women in Ag Events

2024 Women in Ag Leadership Conference

Women Managing Farmland - Webinar Series

This bi-monthly webinar series addresses several topics where women farmland owners have indicated an interest. The series is presented over the noon hour and is free and open to everyone. Additional details can be found on the ISU Women in Ag website.

February 8 | Importance of Using a Written Lease | Melissa O'Rourke
April 12 | Building Your Professional Team | Kitt Tovar Jensen
June 14 | Keeping the Ground Covered | Catherine DeLong
August 9 | Landowner-Tenant Communications | Ann Johanns
October 11 | End-of-Life Taxes and Expenses | Kitt Tovar Jensen
December 13 | Slowing Water Down | Catherine DeLong

2023 Iowa Farm Income Tax Webinar - Iowa Farm Bureau

Speakers: Kristine Tidgren, Director, Center for Agricultural Law and Taxation and Charles Brown, ISU extension Farm Management Specialist

Cybersecurity on the Farm - Webinar Series

A three-part webinar series dedicated to strengthening the digital protections in place for rural and farm businesses and families. View recorded sessions and more information on cybersecurity on the farm.

Statewide Agriculture and Natural Resource Extension Events

For upcoming farm management programs in your area, contact your ISU Extension and Outreach Farm Management Specialist.


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Additional leasing resources from ISU Extension and Outreach can be found on the Ag Decision Maker Leasing webpage.
For questions, contact your ISU Extension and Outreach Farm Management Specialist.

Updated March 2024