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Cover Crop Education

By |2017-01-18T19:18:44-05:00February 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 |2019-06-04T20:58:17-05:00January 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 [...]

Cover Crop Field Day

By |2019-06-04T20:58:20-05:00March 10th, 2016|Agriculture, Events|

Join us to discuss cover crops with a spring agronomy perspective. See firsthand potential spring biomass and then how to best use that biomass to benefit your farming operation. The soil health benefits of cover crops are clear, but learn more about how to make cover crops cash-flow in your operation while working to stabilize [...]

Rotational Systems and summer harvest

By |2015-10-01T16:13:57-05:00October 1st, 2015|Agriculture|

As harvest starts for many of Iowa's fields, we have already completed one. Summer heat helps bring in the rye harvest. Tucked away in the heart of Whiterock Conservancy we grow Wheeler rye for our own cover crop program. Producing our own rye cuts down on our cover crop costs and adds another crop into [...]