Ensure Your Success: Where Cover Crops and Crop Insurance Meet

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New to cover cropping? Join us for a brief introduction about the benefits and challenges of cover cropping, as well as information about crop insurance incentives that are available to cover-cropping farmers in Iowa. This event is made possible by the Iowa Farmers Union, Practical Farmers of Iowa, the Soil Health Partnership, the Iowa Seed Association, the Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship Clean Water Initiative, Iowa Corn, Iowa Learning Farms, Iowa Soybean Association and the Iowa Agriculture Water Alliance.




November 15, 2018


Huxley Learning Center

1551 Highway 210

Huxley, IA 50124




12:00 pm    Lunch served at the Huxley Learning Center
12:30 pm    "Why I use cover crops" Mike Helland, host farmer
12:45 pm    Field Visit Mike Helland Farm
1:45 pm      Presentation Huxley Learning Center

         Crop Insurance Program Update

         Water Quality and Cover Crops

Earth Worms and Cover Crops, Iowa Learning Farm

         Farmer Panel: Cover Crop Management



November 15th, 2018 12:01 PM through  3:00 PM
1551 Highway 210
Huxley, IA 50124
United States
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Phone: 515-597-5900

Iowa Farmers Union
PO Box 1883 Ames, IA 50010-1883
[email protected]