Dual Cropping Systems: An Introduction

Spend a summer morning at the Lehman Family Farm in Polk City, Iowa. Aaron and Nicole Lehman have a 400-acre farm where they raise conventional and organic corn, soybeans, and hay. The Lehmans will talk about the challenges and opportunities of these dual farming systems. Curious about organic transition, organic record keeping, and conservation? We hope to see you there!

Aaron and Nicole Lehman and their family raise corn, soybeans, oats, and hay in both organic and conventional rotations on their family farm. Aaron Lehman the president of the Iowa Farmers Union and is also a member of the Advisory Board of the Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture at Iowa State University. Aaron and Nicole are both graduates of St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota. Nicole Lehman has a Masters of Science in Microbiology and Immunology from Duke University School of Medicine. Until 2016, she was a senior research associate at DuPont Pioneer. Nicole and Aaron have two children, Jordan and Benjamin.

This event is made possible by a generous grant from the USDA's Risk Management Agency. 

WHEN
July 24, 2018 at 9am - 12pm
WHERE
Lehman Farm
3190 NW 142nd
Polk City, IA 50226
United States
Google map and directions
CONTACT
Toby Cain · · 5634470462
21 RSVPS
Joe Lally Joseph Riley Lacie Dotterweich Doug Schwartzkopf Tim Ennis Alix Paez Ronald Tigner Larry Steinbronn Donna Winburn Colin Wiegman Ron Bedford

Who's RSVPing

Joe Lally
Joseph Riley
Lacie Dotterweich
Doug Schwartzkopf
Tim Ennis
Alix Paez
Ronald Tigner
Larry Steinbronn
Donna Winburn
Colin Wiegman
Ron Bedford

Will you come?


Showing 11 reactions

Please check your e-mail for a link to activate your account.
  • Joe Lally
    rsvped 2018-07-24 06:29:15 -0500
  • Joseph Riley
    rsvped +2 2018-07-23 17:18:14 -0500
  • Lacie Dotterweich
    rsvped 2018-07-23 16:40:15 -0500
  • Doug Schwartzkopf
    rsvped 2018-07-23 13:43:50 -0500
  • Tim Ennis
    rsvped +1 2018-07-20 12:46:34 -0500
  • Alix Paez
    rsvped 2018-07-20 10:37:37 -0500
  • Ronald Tigner
    rsvped +1 2018-07-19 21:29:25 -0500
  • Larry Steinbronn
    rsvped +1 2018-07-19 11:37:27 -0500
  • Donna Winburn
    rsvped 2018-07-18 20:25:48 -0500
  • Colin Wiegman
    rsvped 2018-07-18 11:16:11 -0500
  • Ron Bedford
    rsvped 2018-04-20 12:30:05 -0500