Posts With Keyword ‘Practical Farmers of Iowa’

Farm Conference Includes Instruction from Washington County Farmer

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 6:24 am

An upcoming farming conference will include a presentation from a local farmer.

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Grazing Tour to Make a Stop in Kalona

Posted: Saturday, August 6th, 2011 at 6:22 am

An Iowa agricultural organization will stop in Kalona to offer tips and techniques about grazing livestock.  

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Statewide Cooperative Aims for Agricultural Progress

Posted: Monday, June 6th, 2011 at 6:28 am

An agricultural group is hoping to advance farming in Iowa by observing farmers and their methods across the state.

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Practical Farmers to Host Spring Field Day in Kalona

Posted: Friday, April 16th, 2010 at 6:49 am

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Practical Farmers of Iowa is hosting a spring field day this month that will focus on the benefits of cover crops.

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Practical Farmers Offering “Farminar”

Posted: Wednesday, February 3rd, 2010 at 5:50 am

In an effort to provide meaningful agriculture instruction during the winter months, Practical Farmers of Iowa are offering off-season webinars, or “Farminars.”

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Next Generation Farmer’s Retreat

Posted: Friday, December 11th, 2009 at 6:18 am

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Many of Iowa’s farmers are reaching retirement age and leaving the business,

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