Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture

Cover Crop/Soil Health Workshop

Date: Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

Start: 9:00 am End: 11:00 am

Location: Pomeroy NEW Co-op, 205 E. Center Street, Pomeroy, Iowa

Contact: Calhoun County NRCS, (712) 297-7824 ext. 3

This workshop is sponsored by the Calhoun County Soil and Water Conservation District, Iowa NRCS and New Co-op. Speakers include the following:

  • Sarah Carlson, Practical Farmers of Iowa, Cover Crop Varieties and Benefits
  • Rick Bednarek, NRCS STate Soil Scientist, Soil Health and Soil Quality
  • Jeremy Viles, NRCS Resource Conservationist, and Terry Finley, Calhous County SWCD Commissioner, Cost-Share Opportunitites
  • Farmers GAry Hildreth, Rockwell City, and Duane Johnson, Lohrville, Personal experiences with cover crops
  • NEW Co-op spokesperson, MAPS program

Event flier [PDF]