Conservation Learning Group (CLG) is a collaborative team to advance training, outreach, and research across land uses and production systems to increase overall sustainability of agricultural and natural systems for multiple generations to come.
- Develop and deliver training for conservation professionals and educators on agricultural, natural, and social systems through effective methods
- Create and deliver engaging science based outreach to farmers, agricultural advisors, landowners, decision makers, youth, and communities.
- Conduct multidisciplinary integrated research that leads to comprehensive best management practices for production systems while understanding adoption barriers
- Design and facilitate creative evaluation and feedback loops that will enable effective training, outreach and research.
Soil health, water quality, wildlife, habitat, production systems, societal impacts, long term sustainability
Opportunities For Inclusion
Manure Management Watershed Academy
COBS Cover crops
INRC Water Rocks!
Iowa Learning Farms Pollinators
Monarchs Conservation Planning
Wetlands Master Conservationist Program
Environmental Education Training Iowa Biomass Powerplant Partnership
Jacqueline Comito Mark Licht Adam Janke
Ann Staudt Jamie Benning Matt Helmers