Albert City Field Day

Spencer, IA: A field day in Albert City on Tuesday will focus on soil health in no-till and strip-till operations and on the use of cover crops.
The free event will be held at the Ag Partners meeting room in Albert City – starting at 4:00 p.m.
Iowa State University Extension Field Agronomist Paul Kassel will offer a crop update and discuss soil fertility. Kassel will be joined by Clarion strip-till farmer Tim Smith – who will share his experiences with strip-till and cover crops.
Sarah Carlson with Practical Farmers of Iowa will discuss cover crops, and Anita Patrick will give an update on the Mississippi River Basin Initiative.
A complimentary meal will be served by the Buena Vista Cattlemen.