Women & Soil

women and soil flyer

Join us Saturday, June 8th for Women & Soil at the Field of Dreams event center! The program features a jam-packed event all about soil health, conservation and so much more!

Register for the Women & Soil Event Here!

Learn how women can make a difference in conservation, take charge, and impact the land. Get inspired, learn from top-notch female speakers on soil health, engaging in network opportunities, and grow your knowledge with the vast resources available from our resource booths. 

Together with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, Impact 7G, Practical Farmers of Iowa, Dr. Elaine’s Soil Food Web School, and the Field of Dreams—Women, Land and Legacy is hosting a one of kind and unique experience this summer for you!

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Program Agenda: (Click here to download a pdf flyer with the agenda) 

1:00 PM—Field of Dreams Welcome
1:05 PM—Let’s Talk Soil
1:20 PM—Power of the Unseen
2:10 PM - NRCS Rainfall Simulator
2:30 PM—Break (Check out Resource Booths outside)
3:00 PM—Local Female Farmer Spotlight
3:15 PM—Unveiling the Secrets of Soil Food Web-a great tool to Regen Ag 
4:05 PM—Networking Activity & Take Home Bags
4:35 PM —Field of Dreams Watershed 
5:00 PM—Soul of Soil (SOS), an arts & science collaborative field performance, Luther College 

Additional networking opportunity following the event at Textile Brewery in Dyersville, Iowa (146 Second St NE Dyersville, IA 52040) 

Registration is available for the Women & Soil event either in-person ($15) or virtual ($10).

--Attending the event in person will provide a unique experience featuring speakers and presenters from a diverse background, resource booths, networking opportunities with other women producers and landowners, and a gift bag.  Light refreshments will be provided. 

--The virtual event will only feature the main event speakers. 

Seating is limited, so please reserve your spot today!

Scholarships are available by emailing jadeh@iastate.edu

For a complete program agenda and speaker bio information click here