Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture

WFAN Conservation Meeting

Date: Thursday, August 1st, 2013

Start: 8:30 am End: 3:00 pm

Location: Cresco Bank and Trust, 126 Second Ave., Cresco, Iowa

Contact: Shannon Hurd, Howard Soil and Water Conservation District, 563-547-3040

At this women-only discussion, speak with landowners and female conservation professionals about best management practices for soil and water conservation, government cost-share programs, how to talk about conservation with your tenant, and other topics guided by participant interest. Lunch is followed by a tour of area conservation sites guided by a local conservation agency staffer. 

This meeting is one of ten sponsored by the Women, Food and Agriculture Network (WFAN) on conservation and farm transition topics. The meetings are free and lunch is provided. Read this news release (PDF) for detailed information on these meetings.

To register: Contact Shannon Hurd by noon Monday, July 29th.