Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture

WFAN Land Transition Meeting

Date: Friday, August 2nd, 2013

Start: 8:30 am End: 2:00 pm

Location: Annett Nature Center, 15565 118th Ave., Indianola, Iowa

Contact: Kris Cable, 515-360-9175, kecflex@prairieinet.net

This land transition meeting covers topics including: how to find tenants who will farm land using good stewardship practices, how to create conservation-oriented leases, and financial incentives for leasing or selling land to beginning farmers. Speakers included a woman landowner and a farm transition expert to share their expertise.

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 Kris Cable by noon Wednesday, July 31th.