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ISU Extension Course for Those Interested in Producing Foods for Personal Use

March 2, 2011, 11:00 am | Andy Larson, Jennifer Bousselot, Willy Klein

Homegrown Lifestyle is for people living on a large lot or a small acreage with visions of producing food for their own use and practicing land stewardship, but aren't sure how or where to start. Read more about ISU Extension Course for Those Interested in Producing Foods for Personal Use

Organic Agriculture Grows in Iowa

May 26, 2017, 10:39 am | Kathleen Delate

Farmers looking to transition to organic production need specialized training that can be provided through an Iowa State University course titled Transitioning to Organic Agriculture. The 16-week course was taught during the Spring 2017 semester by Kathleen Delate, professor and extension organic specialist in horticulture and agronomy. Read more about Organic Agriculture Grows in Iowa

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Farm Advisers Train to Become Certified Prairie Strips Consultants

January 8, 2018, 9:38 am | Rachael Whitehair, Nancy Grudens-Schuck

Iowa State University held five workshops in 2017 to train farm advisers to become prairie strips consultants. The workshops were the first of a three-part program to achieve certification in prairie strip design, establishment and monitoring. Read more about Farm Advisers Train to Become Certified Prairie Strips Consultants

Food Safety Training Offered for FSMA Compliance

January 11, 2016, 2:19 pm | Angela Laury Shaw, Ellen Johnsen

ISU Extension and Outreach will hold five Produce Safety Alliance trainings during the spring of 2018 to help growers comply with the Food Safety Modernization Act. The training sessions will be held in Indianola, Ottumwa, Cedar Rapids, Sheldon and Mason City. Read more about Food Safety Training Offered for FSMA Compliance

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Cedar County PQA Plus Training Session for Producers Planned View Edit Track

January 16, 2018, 9:39 am | Tom Miller

The Iowa Pork Industry Center and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will hold a training for pork producers and others who need Pork Quality Assurance Plus certification on Feb. 16 at the Cedar County Extension Office. Read more about Cedar County PQA Plus Training Session for Producers Planned View Edit Track

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