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Tuesday
May 24
May 24, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm CDT

Integrating Water Quality Management and Natural Hazard Resilience through Nature Based Solutions

Water quality management and natural hazards such as flood, drought, wildfire, etc. can be closely related, and natural hazards can have major impacts on water resources – both in terms of quality and quantity. When implemented strategically, nature-based practices can create co-benefits by improving water quality and increasing community resilience to hazards. Understanding these co-benefits can be useful in leveraging …

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Tuesday
May 24
May 24, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CDT

FSA Farmer Loan Programs

Please join the Iowa Organic Association, Brian Gossling and Luke Hawkins from the Iowa Farm Service Agency (FSA) for a webinar on Tuesday, May 25 at 12 p.m. CST, to learn about a few loan programs offered by FSA. Farm Storage Facility Loans (FSFL) provide low-interest financing for producers to store, handle and/or transport eligible commodities they produce. A producer may …

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Thursday
May 26
May 26, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm CDT

CoverCress Field Day

The CoverCress™ crop is an exclusive, new to market, winter oilseed that creates a low-carbon source of fuel and feed. CoverCress delivers a new revenue opportunity for farmers with the added soil health benefits of a cover crop. Join them for their last spring field day at the Western Illinois University Research Farm. WIU Research Farm Macomb, IL https://goo.gl/maps/iZod8pqm6YppmQKQ6

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Thursday
May 26
May 26, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am CDT

Webinar: Making Riparian Forest Buffers Work For You

Join Wisconsin Land+Water, Wisconsin NRCS, and the Savanna Institute for a webinar series. Every final Thursday, the Savanna Institute will introduce an agroforestry practice and talk more about the ways it can benefit your local land, water and communities. Riparian forest buffers are combinations of trees and shrubs designed to mitigate the impacts of land use on a water feature. …

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Thursday
May 26
May 26, 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm CDT

Advanced Grazing for Regenerating Soil and Enhancing Animal Nutrition

This free, four-part webinar series will focus on taking regenerative grazing to the next level, with experts Justin Morris and Lee Rinehart. April 21—Grazing dynamics, soil health, aggregate stability and water quality, grazing management styles May 12—Plant density and recovery, disturbance, paddock size, weeds May 26—Animal impact, paddock shape and livestock movement, animal nutrition June 9—Adaptive management, wildlife, choosing grazing …

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Monday
Jun 06
June 6, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CDT

Soil Health Learning Circles – Perennials and Pollinators for Soil Health

Please join the Center for Rural Affairs this spring for Soil Health Virtual Learning Circles featuring presenters on soil health and soil conservation topics for your farm. The one-hour Learning Circles will be done via video conferencing and taught in English and Spanish.

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Wednesday
Jun 08
June 8, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm UTC+0

Lake Springfield Watershed 2022 “Lunch and Learn” Series

Join the Lake Springfield RCPP for a Lunch and Learn Series on the 2nd Wednesday of each month @ Noon CT Zoom: Link Meeting ID: 834 0269 8147 Passcode: 106405 For questions contact: Sangamon County SWCD (217) 241-6635 ext. 3 Shelly Seman michelle.seman@il.nacdnet.net Jake Vancil jake.vancil@il.nacdnet.net February 9, 2022 – “Best Management Practices for Water Quality and Soil Health” Jean …

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Wednesday
Jun 08
June 8, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm CDT

Webinar: How do farming practices impact soil health and water quality?

In collaboration with the Stroud Water Research Center and with funding from the William Penn Foundation, the Rodale Institute is researching the links between farm management practices, soil health, and water quality. Different organic and conventional management practices will promote or degrade soil health, which can affect downstream water quality. Join us for a mid-project update on what we have learned so far. …

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Thursday
Jun 09
June 9, 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm CDT

Advanced Grazing for Regenerating Soil and Enhancing Animal Nutrition

This free, four-part webinar series will focus on taking regenerative grazing to the next level, with experts Justin Morris and Lee Rinehart. April 21—Grazing dynamics, soil health, aggregate stability and water quality, grazing management styles May 12—Plant density and recovery, disturbance, paddock size, weeds May 26—Animal impact, paddock shape and livestock movement, animal nutrition June 9—Adaptive management, wildlife, choosing grazing …

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Monday
Jun 13
June 13, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm CDT

ISAP’s 2022 Risk Management Conference

Virtual

ISAP’s 2022 Risk Management Conference is a free 3-part webinar series ‘debunking’ popular myths that may be keeping some from considering soil health and conservation drainage practices. The series will look beyond the environmental benefits of conservation cropping systems, to highlight the production and economic benefits producers can gain by transitioning to a soil health system. Continuing education credits (CEU’s) …

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