Events

Register for Future of Agriculture

By |2019-11-01T15:05:23-06:00November 1st, 2019|Agriculture, Events|

Discuss “what’s next for agriculture?” with thought provoking leaders. Each speaker will have  an hour presentation with time allocated for questions and discussion. November 14,  8:30 to 4:30 at the Bur Oak Visitors' Center Regular registration $30: http:/weblink.donorperfect.com/FutureofAg%20 Student registration $15: http://weblink.donorperfect.com/FutureofAgStudent Featuring: Fred Iutzi, President, The Land Institute, Salina, KS After 10,000 Years: Sizing [...]

Iowa Gravel Classic

By |2019-06-24T16:44:14-06:00June 24th, 2019|Events, Uncategorized|

Join us at Whiterock Conservancy July 6th, 2019 for a family friendly event on the scenic gravel roads of Guthrie County. Presented by Spotted Horse Cycling and Relentless Events LLC, Iowa Gravel Classic offers your choice of 100 miles or 100 kilometers of self-supported adventure on the best gravel and dirt roads in the area. [...]

Pups on Parade

By |2019-06-12T14:30:52-06:00June 12th, 2019|Events|

On Saturday, June 8, Whiterock Conservancy held its first ever Dog Pawty. Featuring a photo booth, talent show and prizes, there was something for every pup to enjoy at this event. Margaux didn't like to swim, but couldn't shake a stick at the toys she found in Raccoon River The Dog Pawty was [...]

Disc Golf Course Now Open

By |2019-06-04T20:58:16-06:00October 10th, 2017|Events, Uncategorized|

The Orion 9 Disc Golf Course is now open at Whiterock Conservancy's Star Field. Thanks to Ben Gradoville and friends for providing baskets and designing the course. The course starts at the north-west corner of the parking area at Star Field, 1523 140th Street, Coon Rapids, IA.  Play the course for fun or keep score [...]

Flashes of color in a sea of brown

By |2019-06-04T20:58:17-06:00March 16th, 2017|Conservation, Events|

Spring was just around the corner this past Friday and then the storm clouds blew in and sent everyone searching for a roost. Staying home would have been warmer but the chance to scope out waterfowl heading through the region was too good an opportunity. Cool temperatures and a brisk wind made for perfect weather [...]

Archeology Road Show February 25

By |2017-02-09T17:53:03-06:00February 9th, 2017|Events|

Have an interesting archeological find you want to learn more about? Then join us on February 25th at Whiterock Conservancy and learn from the experts how old your artifact is, where it came from, how it functioned, and what the people that used it were like. Experts Joe Artz and Charie Haury-Artz  will be reviewing [...]

Cover Crop Meeting and Seminar

By |2019-06-04T20:58:17-06:00January 18th, 2017|Agriculture, Conservation, Events|

Learn more about cover crop selection, spring agronomy, cover crop pest management and more at a real world cover crop meeting on February 2. The meeting, to be held at Whiterock Conservancy, 1436 Highway 141, Coon Rapids, from 9AM-1PM includes three in person speakers, a webinar and a free lunch with the opportunity to ask [...]