Learn How Cover Crops Are Good for Water Quality and Farmers’ Bottom Line

NEVADA, Iowa - Caught between unpredictable trade conditions and uncooperative weather, Iowa farmers are under more pressure than ever. Perhaps that’s why recently there has been a surge in interest in the practice of cover cropping: growing non-cash crops in between row crops or in the off-season.
 

The events are free to attend and a complimentary meal is included.
 

  • Nov. 13, 5 -7:30 p.m., hosted by Nick Meier, Single Speed Brewing Co., 325 Commercial St., Waterloo.
  • Nov. 14, 12 -3 p.m., hosted by Dick Lund, West Iowa Bank, 202 W Main St., Laurens.
  • Nov. 15, 12 -3 p.m., hosted by Mike Helland, Huxley Learning Center, 1551 Highway 210, Huxley.

For more information or to register for an event, please visit https://iowafarmersunion.org/upcoming-events/events-calendar/.

 

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