Iowa Learning Farms Weekly Webinars

Iowa Learning Farms
In these challenging times when field days and in-person gatherings are postponed, and we all adjust to the new reality of social distancing, Iowa Learning Farms(ILF) will host weekly webinars on Wednesdays at noon. These new weekly webinars will supplement the regular monthly webinar series hosted by ILFand allow us to continue providing timely education on issues related to water, soil, wildlife, and other conservation topics.

Webinar Schedule

12:00 pm, available via Zoom

March 25: --“Carbonate, the Other Soil Carbon”
                    Mark Rasmussen, Director of the Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture
April 1: -- “The Effect of Stream Channel Incision on Groundwater Depth in Riparian Corridors”
                Hilary Pierce, Extension Outreach Specialist, Iowa State University
April 8 -- :“Succeeding with Cover Crops & No-Till: A Guide for Spring 2020”
                Elizabeth Ripley, Conservation & Cover Crop Outreach Specialist, Iowa State University Mark Licht,
                Assistant Professor & Extension Cropping Systems Specialist, Iowa State University
April 15: -- “Finding Mutual Opportunities for Soil, Water, and Wildlife by Redefining the Field Edge”
                  Adam Janke, Assistant Professor & ExtensionWildlife Specialist, Iowa State University
April 22:-- “Trees, Forests, and Forestry: Benefits to Water Quality andOn-Farm Income in Iowa”
                  WilliamBeck, Assistant Professor & Extension Forestry Specialist, Iowa State University
April 29: -- “Iowa’s Water Quality Challenge: Efforts and Progress in Reducing Agricultural Nitrogen and Phosphorus Loss”
                  Laurie Nowatzke, Measurement Coordinator for the Iowa Nutrient Reduction Strategy, Iowa State University
To participate in the live webinars, shortly before 12:00 pm:

Click this URL, or type this web address intoyour internet browser:  Or, go to and enter meeting ID: 364 284 172. 

Or, join from a dial-in phone line: Dial: +1 312 626 6799 or +1 646 876 9923      Meeting ID: 364 284 172.

The webinars will also be recorded and archived on the ILF website, so that they can be watched at any time.
Archived webinars are available at

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