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Author Archives: WLL
The Worth County Extension and Worth & Winnebago County WLL are hosting the Flower Garden, Tree Care & Insect Pest Management Workshop on August 5 at 6pm at the Worth County Fairgrounds. The event will feature Dr. Donald Lewis, Professor … Continue reading
The Iowa Corn Growers Association (ICGA), in partnership with USDA-NRCS, is hosting two events July 20 and 22, focusing on soil health and other management practices. The July 20 event focuses on women landowners. July 20 LICA event: at the … Continue reading
The WLL State Team sponsored a statewide Learning Session entitled “The Carbon Market: Soil Health, Carbon Sequestration & Economics” on June 15, 2021. The session was attended by 50 participants that gained valuable information and offered thought-provoking questions. Hillary Olson, … Continue reading
Buchanan County WLL held another informational and successful Connecting Women in Ag virtual seminar on May 13, 2021. This was the third such seminar sponsored by Buchanan WLL, with each featuring local ag-related businesses. The seminars have provided the opportunity … Continue reading
ISU Extension & Outreach is holding a 7-week Master Conservationist Program, which will focus on history and current conservation opportunities in Iowa. The program is a combination of in-person and online learning. It takes place each Tuesday evening from 6-9pm … Continue reading
Women Land and Legacy is hosting a statewide virtual Learning Session entitled The Carbon Market: Soil Health, Carbon Sequestration & Economics on June 15, 2021 from 2-4pm. Hillary Olson, NRCS State Soil Health Specialist will share about soil health, conservation … Continue reading
Buchanan County WLL held their second successful Lunch & Learn on March 4, 2021. The event was attended by 17 people and focused on local small agriculture-related businesses. Lindsy Trotter, owner of Chilled Freezer Meals shared about her business that … Continue reading
On January 8, 2021, the Buena Vista and Pocahontas County WLL Team conducted an informative virtual Learning Session entitled Cybersecurity: Tips to Reduce Your Gigabyte-sized Security Risk to a Kilobyte. The Zoom event was attended by 13 people. The event … Continue reading
The WLL Local Team from Buchanan County developed and hosted Connecting Women in Ag, a successful virtual seminar that took place over the lunch hour on December 9 and 10, 2020. The seminar each day included two presenters and plenty … Continue reading
Prior to the COVID pandemic, the Cedar, Muscatine, and Scott County WLL team held monthly events on the first Friday of each month at a local restaurant. The events included lunch and a presenter on a different topic each month. … Continue reading