Organizer: Practical Farmers of Iowa
Host: Robert Alexander & Family
Date: Aug. 14; 10am-2pm (lunch provided)
Address: 5086 Lily Avenue; Remsen; 51050
Description: Tour two on-farm research trials: Planting corn in 60-in. row-widths for cover crops and grazing sheep and spring-seeded cereal rye ahead of soybeans for weed control. Equipment used for field preparation and organic crop production will be available for viewing. Also learn about rotationally grazing sheep and cattle, how to make compost tea and check out a first year elderberry planting.
For more details and to RSVP, please visit: https://practicalfarmers.org/events/field-days/transition-to-organic-wit...