Events Archive

Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Curious about adding chestnuts to your farm? Do you have chestnuts planted and want to see a profitable operation? If either applies to you, attend this field day! 

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

In this brief workshop we will discuss what should & shouldn't be composted, tips and tricks for composting at home, how to put together your own compost bin, and we'll even cover vermicomposting (worms!).

Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

A PFI Field Day at an established u-pick apple orchard in Solon, IA.

Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Sample new foods, learn about foods that are in season, and learn about how fruits and veggies grow. 

Monday, June 24, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Live Healthy Lee County will be hosting Live Healthy @ the Market events at each of Lee County farmer's markets in June. These events will be promoting health and wellness services in Lee County.

Monday, June 24, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Sample new foods, learn about foods that are in season, and learn about how fruits and veggies grow. 

Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 3:30pm

Sample new foods, learn about foods that are in season, and learn about how fruits and veggies grow.

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm

Stop by the Market on Main in downtown Mt. Pleasant to get a chance to blend your own smoothie by pedaling a bicycle!

 

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Sample new foods, learn about foods that are in season, and learn about how fruits and veggies grow.

Monday, June 17, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Sample new foods, learn about foods that are in season, and learn about how fruits and veggies grow.

Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 8:00am to 11:30am

Live Healthy Lee County will be hosting Live Healthy @ the Market events at each of Lee County farmer's markets in June. These events will be promoting health and wellness services in Lee County.

Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Sample new foods, learn about foods that are in season, and learn about how fruits and veggies grow.

Monday, June 10, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Activities for kids at the Fort Madison Farmers Market.  Come out and see the Rising Star Interns to taste pea shoots and take home a kit to grow your own!

Monday, June 10, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Sample new foods, learn about foods that are in season, and learn about how fruits and veggies grow. 

Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Sample new foods, learn about foods that are in season, and learn about how fruits and veggies grow. 

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Live Healthy Lee County will be hosting Live Healthy @ the Market events at each of Lee County farmer's markets in June. These events will be promoting health and wellness services in Lee County.

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 9:00am to 11:00am

Department of Horticulture is hosting a 'Broccoli production' Field Day on Tuesday, June. 4, 2019 at the Iowa State University Horticulture Research Station, Ames, IA. The field day will discuss major production aspects required for successful broccoli production with emphasis on variety selection, weed management, fertility, and harvest. The field day will provide an opportunity to evaluate an ongoing broccoli research test plot evaluating row cover materials and other IPM strategies.

Monday, June 3, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Opening Day at the Fort Madison Farmers Market!  Stop out and shop from spring veggies, plants, baked goods, crafts and more!

Monday, June 3, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Sample new foods, learn about foods that are in season, and learn about how fruits and veggies grow.
 

Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm

Main Street Mt. Pleasant hosts this market on the downtown square and it is often coordinated with special events in Central Park.  On opening day, there will also be a Hot Wings contest.

Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 8:00am to 11:30am

Please note that the Keokuk Farmers Market has changed their hours this year!

Saturday, May 11, 2019 - 8:30am to 11:00am

Opening Day at the Mt. Pleasant Farmers Market.  Find bedding plants, spring vegetables, baked goods and more.

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

A quaint little market, next to the river in Montrose, Iowa.

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - 8:30am to 10:00am

Stop out at the RSVP Community Garden site to help plant spring crops!

Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 4:30pm to 7:00pm

Opening Day at the Jefferson Street Farmers market.  Find begging plants, spring vegetables, crafts and baked goods!

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