Event pictures

A Conservation Ag Fair was held on the Dordt College Campus in Sioux Center on June 22, 2018.  Booths were on display from various Conservation Ag Leaders.  Equipment on display in the parking lot included low disturbance manure equipment from AWS and cover crop seeding equipment.  Soil Health information was on display.  Water Rocks activites were available for children. 

The 2016 West Branch WQI Field Day was held on September 19 at Maassen's Dairy Farm.  Jeff Knott spoke on changing nutrient value of hog manure.  There was live manure equipment demonstrations from 3 different liquid manure applicators and demonstration of chicken litter injection implement from Alabama.  Joel De Jong & Jeff Koops discussed manure application equipment calibration after the demonstration.  There were 3 different types of cover crop seeding demonstrations.  There was an aerial seeding demonstration, Nathan Ronsiek discussed and demonstrated his cover crop seeding equipment, and a broadcast seeder demonstration by Farmers Coop Society. 

West Branch WQI Demo Field Day 2016