Cedar SWCD presents Cover Crop Conference

Location: Lamp Memorial Community Center
606 5th Ave.
Durant, IA 52747 (map)

Contact: Lydia Whitman (lydia.whitman@usda.gov)


Lamp Memorial Community Center, Durant, IA, March 6, 2020- Farmers, landowners, and business owners from the surrounding area are invited to learn cutti ng edge research on cover crops and soil health. Presenters will include Jack Boyer, Farmer and Vice-President of the Conservation Districts of Iowa; Kristina Tebockhorst, Ag Engineer Specialist from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach; Michael Vittetoe, Farmer with diverse cover crop experience; Mitchell Hora, CEO of Continuum Ag; Theo Gunther, Resource Management Specialist with Iowa Soybean Association; and Denise Schwab, Beef Specialist from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. The event is coordinated through the Muscatine and Cedar Soil and Conservation District/ Natural Resource Conservation Service offices. Registration for the event can be done by calling the Cedar NRCS office at 563-886-6214 x3 or by email Lydia.whitman@ia.nacdnet.net.