Events

Upcoming Events

See Sand County Foundation staff at these upcoming events

Siting Prairie Strips for Water Quality & Farm Profitability

Join our Winter Webinar Series to learn more about Prairie Strips, a new conservation practice for farmers and crop consultants.

This webinar has free Continuing Education Units for Certified Crop Advisors: Soil & Water Management: 0.5 and Crop Management: 0.5

February 8 , 2022 - 8:00AM to 9:00AM

Irrigation & Nutrient Management Clinic

Dr. Heidi Peterson will speak on the economics of soil health at this clinic hosted by the East Otter Tail Soil and Water Conservation District.

February 10 , 2022 - 9:00AM to 2:00PM
Perham, Minnesota

Establishing and Managing Prairie Strips

Join our Winter Webinar Series to learn more about Prairie Strips, a new conservation practice for farmers and crop consultants.

This webinar has a free Continuing Education Unit for Certified Crop Advisors: Soil & Water Management: 1

February 15 , 2022 - 8:00AM to 9:00AM

Benefits of Prairie Strips for Beneficial Insects - Pollinators, Honeybees, and Natural Predators

Join our Winter Webinar Series to learn more about Prairie Strips, a new conservation practice for farmers and crop consultants.

This webinar has a free Continuing Education Unit for Certified Crop Advisors: Integrated Pest Management: 1

February 22 , 2022 - 8:00AM to 9:00AM

Iowa Water Conference

March 29 to 30, 2022

Past Events

Sand County Foundation staff has participated in these past events

Hands-On Soil Health Clinic

October 20 , 2021 - 10:00AM to 2:00PM
Fond du Lac, WI

"Leadership for Midwestern Watersheds Lite"

This virtual session will focus on communicating climate risk and resilience with farms, and making sense of ecosystem service markets.

November 3 , 2021 - 1:00PM to 3:00PM

Sustainable Agriculture Summit

SCF's Heidi Peterson, Vice President of Agricultural Research and Conservation, will serve on a panel: Delivering on Potential: Missing Links in Ecosystem Service Markets.

November 17 to 18, 2021
Las Vegas, NV

California Farm Bureau 2021 Annual Meeting

Sand County Foundation will be onhand to present the 2021 recipient of the California Leopold Conservation Award.

December 4 to 8, 2021
Orange County, California

Maryland Farm Bureau's Annual Convention

We will reveal the recipient of the inaugural Maryland Leopold Conservation Award on Monday, Dec. 6.

December 4 to November 7, 2021
Cambridge, Maryland

The Big Soil Health Event

SCF's Program Director Craig Ficenec, SCF’s Water Quality Partnerships Consultant Todd Peterson, and Wisconsin farmer Tony Peirick will present about collaboration within local watersheds at the Building Your Community session on day two.

December 6 to 7, 2021
Riverside, IA

Webinar: Municipal-Agricultural Watershed Partnerships

SCF's Bartlett Durand will be the featured speaker at this wWebinar hosted by Great Miami River Watershed Network. Register now for this free webinar

December 15 , 2021 - 12:00PM to 2:00PM

National No-Tillage Conference

SCF's Field Projects Director Greg Olson and Wisconsin farmer Tony Peirick will present a no-till workshop "No One Succeeds Alone: How Farmer-Led Groups Benefit Everyone on the final day of the four-day conference.

January 7 , 2022 - 9:10AM to 10:10AM
Louisville, KY
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