Events Archive

Wednesday, April 15, 2020 - 12:00pm

To participate in the live webinars, shortly before 12:00 pm:
Click here, or type this web address into your internet browser: https://iastate.zoom.us/j/364284172
Or, join from a dial-in phone line: 1-312-626-6799 or 1-646-876-9923 and use meeting ID: 364 284 172

The webinars will also be recorded and archived on the ILF website, so that they can be watched at any time.

Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 12:00pm

To participate in the live webinars, shortly before 12:00 pm:
Click here, or type this web address into your internet browser: https://iastate.zoom.us/j/364284172
Or, join from a dial-in phone line: 1-312-626-6799 or 1-646-876-9923 and use meeting ID: 364 284 172

The webinars will also be recorded and archived on the ILF website, so that they can be watched at any time.

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 12:00pm to 4:30pm

All ISU forestry extension field days and workshops have been canceled due to University COVID response policy. Please check our program page frequently for potential reschedule dates.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 12:00pm

To participate in the live webinars, shortly before 12:00 pm:
Click here, or type this web address into your internet browser: https://iastate.zoom.us/j/364284172
Or, join from a dial-in phone line: 1-312-626-6799 or 1-646-876-9923 and use meeting ID: 364 284 172

The webinars will also be recorded and archived on the ILF website, so that they can be watched at any time.

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

To comply with the University’s decisions related to the COVID situation, Iowa Learning Farms will be canceling all events between March 16-April 4.

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 3:00pm

Due to the University's COVID response policies this event has been moved online.

Instructions for Accessing the Webinar:

Link: https://iastate.zoom.us/j/529633607

OR Call 646-876-9923 and enter meeting ID 529 633 607

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 - 9:30am to 11:30am

All ISU forestry extension field days and workshops have been cancelled due to University COVID response policy. Please check our program page frequently for potential reschedule dates.

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - 3:00pm

Due to the University's COVID response policies this event has been moved online.

Instructions for Accessing the Webinar:

Link: https://iastate.zoom.us/j/577520221 

OR call 646-876-9923 and enter meeting ID 577 520 221

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm

To comply with the University’s decisions related to the COVID situation, Iowa Learning Farms will be canceling all events between March 16-April 4.

Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 8:00am to 4:00pm

**This event has been canceled based on university action related to minimizing the spread of the COVID virus.** 

Friday, March 13, 2020 - 2:00pm

Learn how your farm can quality for assistance with bioreactors, saturated buffers, and wetlands at the Edge-of-Field Series hosted by the South Skunk River Water Quality Initiative Project and ISU Extension Water Quality Program. Find out more about planning, funding, and installing these practices.

Friday, November 8, 2019 - 8:30am

HAZLETON, Iowa – Iowans will have another fall opportunity to tour a forest and ask questions during the Fontana Park Forestry Field Day Nov. 8.

Located in northeastern Iowa, in Buchanan County, this field day is being held by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, the Iowa Department of Natural Resources and the Buchanan County Conservation Board.

Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Iowa Learning Farms, in partnership with Natural Resources Conservation Service, Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship, and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, will host a cover crop and wetland field day near Nashua on Thursday, Nov. 7. The 12-2 p.m. event will be held at the Borlaug Learning Center. The event is free, open to the entire family and includes a complimentary meal.

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 8:30am to 4:00pm

The Iowa Tree Farmer of the Year Field day will be held at Brown Tree Farm in Yarmouth, IA on Tuesday October 29, 2019. For more information download the Iowa Tree Farmer of the Year Field Day Event Flier.

Check out the Iowa Forestry Field Days page to find out about other upcoming forestry events.

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Free event! Topics include timber stand improvement, crop tree selection and pruning, invasive species and forest health, and cost share programs available for forestry practices. See Event Flyer for details. See the Iowa Forestry Field Days page for details on other forestry events across Iowa. 

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 9:30am to Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 2:30pm

colorful graphic of watersheds in the state of IowaThis year's Fall Watershed Academy will be held from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm on October 22nd and from 8:00 am to 2:30 pm on October 23rd.

Click here to learn more about Iowa Watershed Academy and find materials from previous Watershed Academy Sessions

Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 12:30pm to 4:00pm

There will be a forestry field day held at Loess Hills State Forest on Thursday, October 17, 2019. For more information download the Loess Hills State Forest Field Day Event Flier.

Check out the Iowa Forestry Field Days page to find out about other upcoming forestry events.

 

 

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 12:45pm to 4:00pm

There will be a forestry field day at Stephens State Forest on October 15, 2019. For more information download the Stephens State Forest Field Day Event Flier.

Check out the Iowa Forestry Field Days page to find out about other upcoming forestry events. 

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm

ISU Forestry Extension and the Iowa DNR will host a forestry field day at McIntosh Woods State Park that will focus on invasive species and forest pathogens. For more information download the McIntosh Woods State Park Forestry Field Day Event Flier

Check out the Iowa Forestry Field Days page to find out about other upcoming forestry events. 

Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 9:00am to 3:30pm

There will be a field day at Yellow River State Forest on October 3, 2019. For more information download the Yellow River State Forest Forestry Field day Event Flier.

Check out the Iowa Forestry Field Days page to find out about other upcoming forestry events.

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 8:30am to 3:05pm

The 41st annual Shimek State Forest Field day will be held on Tuesday October 1st at the Donnellson Unit Bark Site at Shimek State Forest in Lee County. For registration information and directions to the site download the Shimek State Forest Field Day Event Flier.

Check out the Iowa Forestry Field Days page to find out about other upcoming forestry events.

Friday, September 20, 2019 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

Trees Forever will be hosting an invasive species workshop in cooperation with ISU Extension Forestry and the Iowa DNR. This will be a good chance for local landowners to meet the new ISU Extension Forester Billy Beck. For more information download the Backbone State Park Invasive Species Workshop Event Flier.

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

AMES, Iowa — Iowa Learning Farms, along with Scott County Soil and Water Conservation District and Iowa Natural Resource Conservation Service, will host a saturated buffer, water quality and drone field day Thursday, Sept. 19 from 5 -7 p.m. at the Paustian Family Farm, rural Walcott. The event is free,open to families and includes a complimentary meal.

Friday, September 13, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Come to the historic home of Iowa’s 12th Governor William Larrabee to learn about forest management being implemented on the grounds of the preserve, and see how you can use these management strategies on your very own property. This will be a great opportunity to meet your local DNR foresters and ask questions about forest management in Iowa! For more information download our Forestry Field Day at Montauk Event Flier.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

AMES, Iowa — Iowa Learning Farms, in partnership with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, and Iowa Corn, will host a cover crop and wetland field day near Gilmore City on Wednesday, Sept. 11. The 5:30-7:30 p.m. event will be held at the ISU Drainage Research and Demonstration Project, owned by the Pocahontas Soil and Water Conservation District. The event is free, open to the whole family and includes a complimentary meal.

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