Research Coordinator

Practical Farmers of Iowa is hiring a research coordinator. This position will be heavily involved in our Cooperators’ Program – PFI’s vehicle for farmer-led on-farm research aimed at environmentally-sound, lower-cost, profitable farming techniques. We’re looking for someone who will co-design on-farm research experiments with farmers on a variety of row-crop and vegetable production topic areas. Cover crops, reduced tillage, extended rotations, season extension and soil health have been major topic areas of late. Want to practice science directly with farmers engaged in sustainable agriculture? This job is for you!