Come to Dolittle Prairie to harvest prairie plant seeds. This is a family friendly event hosted by Story County Conservation. Long pants, sturdy shoes, and bug spray are recommended. Registration is required by 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 25. Learn more here: http://www.storycountyiowa.gov/Calendar.aspx?EID=1600&month=9&year=2018&day=27&calType=0
Native perennial plantings workshop July 9, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Whiterock Conservancy Burr Oak Visitor’s Center. The event is free, open to families and includes a complimentary meal. https://www.extension.iastate.edu/news/workshop-looks-adding-native-perennial-plantings-farm
Farmers and those who advise them on conservation practices should consider attending a field day Nov. 19, from 3-6:30 p.m. at the Iowa State University Southeast Research and Demonstration Farm, near Crawfordsville.