September 17, 2019
West Branch, Iowa
At this Practical Farmers of Iowa free afternoon field day, learn from Scattergood staff and students, as well as Xerces Society biologist Sarah Foltz Jordan, about the why, when, where and how of pollinator habitat design and installation. Mark Quee of Scattergood Friends Farm and Sarah will address farmer concerns about weed control using organic methods. Sarah Nizzi, the Natural Resources Conservation Service partner biologist for Xerces Society, will join to offer insights about cost-share opportunities available through farm bill programs.