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It Takes An Iowan: Our Evolving Role in Feeding The World

Event Details

August 13, 2015 9:00 AM — August 23, 2015 10:00 PM
Location: John Deere Agriculture Building, Iowa State Fair Grounds
3000 E Grand Ave
Des Moines, IA 50317
Contact Name: Logun Buckley
Email: lbuckley@silosandsmokestacks.org
Phone: 3192344567
Website: www.silosandsmokestacks.org/ittakesaniowan

Event Description

The Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area’s traveling exhibit, It Takes An Iowan, focuses on Iowans as leaders in the ongoing endeavor to provide food for the nation and the world.

Explore the exhibit to meet fellow Iowans making a difference in the areas of the advancement of technology to better cultivate food, the advocacy of agriculture through educational and institutional support, and the global movement of agriculture.

Iowans have had a larger impact than just the products we produce. What can you do to help feed the
world? Post using #ItTakesAnIowan.

On display at the Iowa State Fair August 13-23!