agriculture

Future of Agriculture

By |2019-10-17T12:06:52-06:00November 14th, 2019||

Join in on a day of insightful presentations and lively conversation. Confirmed speakers include: Fred Iutzi, President of The Land Institute in Salina KS Topic: After 10,000 Years: Sizing Up Agriculture’s Next Chapter Mark Rasmussen, Director of The Leopold Center, Ames, IA Topic: Livestock and Sustainable Agriculture: It’s Complicated Christopher S. Jones, Professor at the [...]

Land Stewardship Work Day – Seed Harvest

By |2018-03-07T21:03:33-06:00September 29th, 2018|, , |

Want to learn more about the prairie and how to harvest seeds for future plantings? Then join us at Whiterock as we harvest prairie seeds for future improvements in planting. You don’t need any prior experience. Just come ready to learn about how you can make a difference in nature. Please RSVP to guestinfo@whiterockconservancy.org so [...]

Slow Sunday Drive

By |2018-03-07T20:48:17-06:00August 19th, 2018|, |

Want to spend an exciting afternoon in one of the most natural parts of Iowa? Then bring your Gator or something similar in order to ride on the trails of Whiterock. Spend the afternoon enjoying the sun and watching nature thrive with your family and friends. It will be a 13-mile ride through the trees [...]

Slow Sunday Drive

By |2018-01-12T21:57:11-06:00May 27th, 2018|, |

Want to spend an exciting afternoon in one of the most natural parts of Iowa? Then bring your Gator or something similar in order to ride on the trails of Whiterock. Come on May 27th, the Sunday of Memorial Day weekend, to join and excursion of Whiterock. Spend the afternoon enjoying the sun and watching [...]

Slow Sunday Drive

By |2017-10-08T06:53:02-06:00October 8th, 2017||

Postponed until October 22! Join us on a delightful journey in the afternoon touring Whiterock Conservancy. All you need to do is bring your Gator or similar ATV. You will have a wonderful time looking at the fall colors and many vistas Whiterock has to offer.  The drive will begin from the pond area at [...]

Volunteer Prairie Work Day Seed Harvest

By |2017-02-07T15:53:35-06:00September 23rd, 2017|, , |

Want to learn more about the prairie and how to harvest seeds for future plantings? Then join us at Whiterock as we harvest prairie seeds for future improvements in planting. You don't need any prior experience. Just come ready to learn about how you can make a difference in nature. Please RSVP to guestinfo@whiterockconservancy.org so [...]

Carroll County Fair Tractor Ride

By |2017-03-01T19:47:29-06:00July 16th, 2017||

Come out to see tractors parade through the trees of Whiterock. From tractors of the past to the present you will be able to enjoy a wide variety of cool tractors. Want to bring your tractor, watch for information as part of the Carroll County Fair. For more information, go to iowaccfair.com

Slow Sunday Drive

By |2017-02-07T15:22:18-06:00May 28th, 2017|, |

Want to spend an exciting afternoon in one of the most natural parts of Iowa? Then bring your Gator or something similar in order to ride on the trails of Whiterock. Come on May 28th, the Sunday of Memorial Day weekend, to join and excursion of Whiterock. Spend the afternoon enjoying the sun and watching [...]

Cover Crop Education

By |2017-01-18T19:18:44-06:00February 2nd, 2017|, |

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 [...]

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 [...]