Upcoming Events

Thursday, June 27, 2024 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

Iowa Learning Farms will host a pollinator and Conservation Reserve Program field day Thursday, June 27, from 10:30 to 12:30 p.m. at Pete Tollenaere’s farm near Fairfield. The free event is open to farmers and landowners and includes a complimentary meal.

Partners include Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Pathfinders RC&D and the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service.

Friday, August 16, 2024 - 9:00am to 1:00pm

The 8/16/24 offering of Windbreak School will be co-hosted by the Buena Vista, Calhoun, and Pocahontas County offices of ISU Extension and Outreach, in partnership with the Natural Resources Conservation Service and Iowa Department of Natural Resources. Free in-field event with lunch included!

Details, agenda, and registration instructions forthcoming, check this page regularly for updates.

Friday, August 23, 2024 - 9:00am to 1:00pm

The 8/23/24 offering of Windbreak School will be co-hosted by the Butler, Bremer, Black Hawk, and Grundy offices of ISU Extension and Outreach, in partnership with the Natural Resources Conservation Service and Iowa Department of Natural Resources. Free in-field event with lunch included!

Details, agenda, and registration instructions forthcoming, check this page regularly for updates.

Friday, August 23, 2024 - 6:00pm to Saturday, August 24, 2024 - 6:00pm

Attention all Master Conservationist Program Graduates!

Join us for the 2nd Annual Master Conservationist Program Statewide Meet-Up

The event will be hosted by Clayton and Fayette Counties

All graduates of the Master Conservationist Program are invited to attend to learn and network alongside other graduates from around the state! The two-day event will explore sites in Fayette and Clayton Counties on Friday and Saturday. Attendees are encouraged to explore other areas around the region before and after the formal program!

Friday, September 6, 2024 - 9:00am to 1:00pm

The 9/6/24 offering of Windbreak School will be hosted by the Muscatine County office of ISU Extension and Outreach, in partnership with the Natural Resources Conservation Service and Iowa Department of Natural Resources. Free in-field event with lunch included!

Details, agenda, and registration instructions forthcoming, check this page regularly for updates.

General Windbreak School program information may be viewed here.