Edge-of-field practices like saturated buffers and bioreactors have been prioritized by the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship to improve water quality. Learn more at an on-farm field day July 25 with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
The 10th year of the Iowa Nutrient Reduction Strategy shows improvements with manure application in Iowa, with room to still improve, according to specialists with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
The Iowa Watershed Academy helps educate and inform watershed coordinators about the kinds of issues that matter in Iowa's watersheds. Organized by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, the event trains coordinators on how to engage the public with water quality improvement.
Lauren Salvato, of the Upper Mississippi River Basin Association, will discuss progress and concerns with water quality during a Nov. 30 presentation by Iowa Learning Farms and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
Learn about the benefits of prairie strips and how they can improve water quality, during an Aug. 4 field day led by specialists with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.