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Prairie on Farms Fall Demonstration Workshop

Event Details

September 17, 2015 9:00 AM — September 17, 2015 1:00 PM
Location: ISU Research and Demonstration Farm/Borlaug Learning Center
3327 290th Street
Nashua, IA 50658
Contact Name: Ashley Kittle
Email: ashley.kittle@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3828
Website: http://www.tallgrassprairiecenter.org/prairie-farms

Event Description

Prairie on Farms Fall Workshop

Continued from the Spring workshop, this event will focus on practical uses of prairie for water quality improvement efforts and pollinator habitat, stand evaluation (comparison of an economy mix, diversity mix, and pollinator mix plantings, seedling ID, and how to determine if a planting was successful) and first year maintenance (weed control and spot spraying techniques).

This event will be held at the ISU Research and Demonstration Farm/Borlaug Learning Center, located at 3327 290th Street, Nashua, Iowa.

This is a free event and lunch will be provided. For additional information or to register please contact Ashley Kittle at ashley.kittle@uni.edu or call #319-273-3828.