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This show is a production of the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Small Farm Sustainability program. We will be discussing all things small farm, acreage living, and sustainable agriculture related.

smallfarmsustainability's podcast Iowa State Universtiy Extension and Outreach Small Farm Sustainability

    • Education
    • 4.5 • 18 Ratings

This show is a production of the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Small Farm Sustainability program. We will be discussing all things small farm, acreage living, and sustainable agriculture related.

    Iowa Master Gardener Program

    Iowa Master Gardener Program

    In this episode I visit with Iowa Master Gardener Program Coordinator, Alicia Herzog, and talk about how the program is set up and how you can get involved!

    • 13 min
    Fruit Production on Small Acreages

    Fruit Production on Small Acreages

    In this episode I visit with Suzanne Slack, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Fruit Crop Specialist! Today we're talking about fruit production possibilities for small acreages.

    • 9 min
    FSA Support Programs for Organic Production

    FSA Support Programs for Organic Production

    In this episode Amanda Weigel, Agriculture Program Specialist with the Iowa Farm Service Agency reviews the two organic programs (OCCSP & OTECP) the FSA is currently accepting applications on!

    • 16 min
    What should you be doing for your lawn this spring?

    What should you be doing for your lawn this spring?

    In this episode I visit with Adam Thoms, Turfgrass Specialist with Iowa State University Extension & Outreach, and we are talking about managing your lawn this spring!

    • 18 min
    Canada Geese in Iowa

    Canada Geese in Iowa

    In this episode, I talk with Andy Kellner, Wildlife Biologist with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, about Canada Geese. We talk the ins and outs of their patterns and how to keep them out of areas we may not want them in!

    • 27 min
    Creating a Cutting Garden

    Creating a Cutting Garden

    In this episode I visit with Cindy Haynes, Extension Horticulture Specialist and Associate Professor with Iowa State University, and we discuss options and necessities for a cutting garden!
     
    The cutting garden handout mentioned in this episode can be found here.

    • 17 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
18 Ratings

18 Ratings

DanielBarnes22 ,

Best small Ag podcast out there.

Thank you for a great podcast. I have a deep background in both small scale and large production agriculture. The podcast host and the guests featured really have great working knowledge of the topics. Thanks again.

SPReviews90 ,

More!

Love the podcast, but I wish there were more episodes.

LauraK005 ,

Great!

These podcasts are great to listen to if you live in a rural area or have any interest in outdoor activities such as gardening, landscaping, etc.

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