Future of Agriculture

Event Date:
Thursday November 14, 2019
Event Time:
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Whiterock Conservancy Bur Oak Center
1436 Highway 141
Coon Rapids IA 50058
Contact Info:

Join in on a day of insightful presentations and lively conversation.

Confirmed speakers include:

Fred Iutzi, President of The Land Institute in Salina KS Topic: After 10,000 Years: Sizing Up Agriculture’s Next Chapter

Mark Rasmussen, Director of The Leopold Center, Ames, IA Topic: Livestock and Sustainable Agriculture: It’s Complicated

Christopher S. Jones, Professor at the University of Iowa, IIHR Research Engineer, Iowa City, IA  Topic: The Swine Republic!

TBD Speaker, Indigo Agriculture Terraton Initiative, Boston MA  Topic: Farming Carbon

November 14, 2019

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Post event Whiterock Agriculture tour 4:30p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Whiterock Conservancy, Bur Oak Visitors’ Center, 1436 Hwy 141, Coon Rapids, IA

Note: Each speaker will have about an hour presentation with time allocated for questions and discussion.  Networking Lunch 12 noon -1 p.m. Lunch provided.

Suggested contribution per person is $30 which includes lunch. Students ½ price.   Participation limited to first 50 registrations.

Register online or call 712 790 8221 x1 to register.  Call 712 292 8640 if you have questions.  Lodging/camping available at Whiterock Conservancy

City of Coon Rapids
City of Coon Rapids
123 3rd Avenue South, Coon Rapids, IA 50058
Phone: 712-999-7749
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