June 7, 2024, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM (US Central)

Jerry Neppel, Iowa SWCS Chapter President ( Jerry.neppel@iowaagriculture.gov )
Wallace Learning Center at ISU Armstrong Research & Demonstration Farm

Join the Iowa Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society for the 2024 Summer Meeting hosted by the SW Area Chair! Meet at the Wallace Learning Center at the ISU Research and Demonstration Farm near Lewis (Cass County, Iowa). Attendees can arrive at 9:30 a.m. to check in, network, and enjoy morning refreshments (fresh-brewed coffee, tea, juice, and baked goods) before morning presentations begin at 10:00 a.m. Lunch will be catered by Downtowner Café & Catering based in Atlantic (locally raised beef or vegetarian option). After lunch, there will be an afternoon presentation followed by a tour of the George B. Hitchcock House, a site on the Underground Railroad. Afterward, attendees are encouraged to gather at Cold Springs Park for the Post Meeting Social (bring your own beverage and bring your own fishing pole, if interested.

PRE-REGISTER BY JUNE 5. Don't forget to select a meal choice (beef /vegetarian) for all attendees.

Register Today!

Wallace Learning Center at ISU Armstrong Research & Demonstration Farm
53020 Hitchcock Avenue Lewis, IA 51544


  • 9:30 AM - Check-in, Networking, and Morning Refreshments
  • 10:00 AM - Welcome and Morning Presentation
  • 12:00 PM - Lunch
    • Catered by Downtowner Cafe & Catering in Atlantic
  • 1:00 PM - Afternoon Presentation
  • 2:00 PM - Tour of George B. Hitchcock House
    • 63788 567th Lane, Lewis, IA
  • 3:30 PM - Post Meeting Social at Cold Springs Park
    • 57744 Lewis Road, Lewis, IA

To join SWCS, visit www.swcs.org/join (membership forms will also be available at the event)

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