In this free Rodale Institute webinar, Dr. Jean Bertrand Contina, Research Director at the Rodale Institute Midwest Organic Center, will discuss the benefits of using cover crops in organic no-till production as well as the challenges and opportunities for farmers and the public in general.
The Use of Cover Crops in No-Till Organic Production in the US Midwest—A Case Study with Dry Beans in Iowa (webinar)
Other Upcoming Events
12:00 pm Made in the Shade: Growing Crops... @ online
Made in the Shade: Growing Crops... @ online
Feb 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
In this free AgriSolar Clearinghouse webinar, Dr. Greg Barron-Gafford and his group will discuss the effects of growing crops under solar panels. Attendance is free, but registration is required. For more information or to register,...
7:00 am Farmers Market Boot Camp @ online
Farmers Market Boot Camp @ online
Feb 9 @ 7:00 am – Feb 10 @ 10:00 am
Join the 2023 Farmers Market “Boot Camp” for a fast-moving overview of the basics of running a farmers market. You will get practical, grounded, and timely tools needed for opening day and beyond. Board members...
all-day National Association of Conserva... @ New Orleans, LA
National Association of Conserva... @ New Orleans, LA
Feb 11 – Feb 15 all-day
The National Association of Conservation Districts’ Annual Meeting is the premier event for leaders in conservation, from district officials and agency representatives to industry professionals. Each year, the meeting draws over 1,000 conservation leaders from...
9:00 am Home Gardening 101 @ Oklahoma City (OSU Extension Conference Center)
Home Gardening 101 @ Oklahoma City (OSU Extension Conference Center)
Feb 11 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Whether you are a novice or a garden veteran, this fun and instructional three-day Home Gardening 101 workshop will prepare you to start the growing season right. You will receive university-based training in healthy soils,...
8:30 am Beginning Farmer Summit @ Ames, IA
Beginning Farmer Summit @ Ames, IA
Feb 13 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Practical Farmers of Iowa invites all beginning farmers and landowners to the annual Beginning Farmer Summit for an opportunity to reconnect with friends and peers and make new acquaintances. The event is free, and farmers...
all-day Farmer Veteran Fellowship Fund (...
Farmer Veteran Fellowship Fund (...
Feb 14 all-day
The Farmer Veteran Fellowship Fund is a small grant program that provides direct assistance to veterans who are in their beginning years of farming or ranching. The Fellowship Fund does not give money directly to...