K-12 teachers and other educators are invited to learn about Youth Pollinator Education and Action, a program to educate youth of all ages about pollinator biology, its importance and conservation. A free training opportunity will be offered Feb. 24-25 in person at Iowa Lakeside Lab in Milford.
A monarch expert from Connecticut will speak Feb. 1 during the weekly webinar with Iowa Learning Farms and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
A publication that provides farmers and landowners with practical advice on establishing prairie vegetation has been recognized nationally by the American Society of Agronomy. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and the Conservation Learning Group produced the guide.
Billy Beck, forestry specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, will discuss the benefits of beavers in relation to in-stream conservation during a free virtual field day on Feb. 9.
Conservation expert Maria Lemke with The Nature Conservancy in Illinois will speak during Iowa Learning Farms webinar Jan. 25.
Farmers and landowners are welcome to attend cover crop workshops in February, facilitated by specialists with Iowa Learning Farms and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
Farmers across Midwest states can calculate their carbon credit net returns by using this handy tool from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
C. Lee Burras, soil science expert from Iowa State University, will highlight the value and importance of preserving soil during a Jan. 18 webinar with ISU Extension and Outreach.
A casual gathering Jan. 26 will provide local farmers, landowners and interested Iowans an opportunity to listen, share and learn with experts from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and the Soil and Water Conservation Society.
A virtual field day Jan. 19 with Iowa Learning Farms and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will examine the opportunities for modified blind inlets.