Hilary Pierce

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The Iowa Learning Farms webinar, Wednesday, Feb. 20 will cover the consequences of farming prairie potholes and management options for these common Iowa landscape features.

By: Jacqueline Comito and Hilary Pierce

The role of livestock in sustainable agriculture is the topic of the Iowa Learning Farms webinar, Wednesday, March 20 at 12 p.m.

By: Hilary Pierce and Jacqueline Comito

The Iowa Learning Farms webinar Wednesday, April 17, will discuss the importance of soil quality for agriculture production.

By: Jacqueline Comito and Hilary Pierce

The Iowa Learning Farms monthly webinar will be broadcast live Wednesday, May 15 at 12 p.m. and share information about cover crops and their impact on water quality and crop yields.

By: Jacqueline Comito and Hilary Pierce

Iowa Learning Farms will host a webinar Wednesday, June 19 at 12 p.m. about drainage water recycling, an emerging conservation drainage practice.

By: Hilary Pierce and Jacqueline Comito

Iowa Learning Farms will host a webinar on Wednesday, July 17 at 12 p.m. about the progress toward Iowa’s water quality goals.

By: Hilary Pierce and Jacqueline Comito

A webinar on Wednesday, Aug. 21 at 12 p.m. will examine how Iowa Learning Farms has evolved over the past 15 years and discuss what new goals and challenges the future holds.

By: Hilary Pierce and Jacqueline Comito

Iowa Learning Farms will host a webinar Sept. 18 at 12 p.m. about the benefits of integrating perennial vegetation into underperforming parts of crop fields.

By: Hilary Pierce

Iowa Learning Farms will host a webinar on Wednesday, Oct. 16 at 12 p.m. about the research being done at Iowa State University on bees in agricultural settings.

By: Hilary Pierce and Jacqueline Comito

Iowa Learning Farms will host a webinar on Wednesday, Nov. 20 at 12 p.m. about the research being done at Iowa State University on grazing cover crops.

By: Hilary Pierce and Jacqueline Comito