Tue June 13, 2023
A&W Farms, Cambridge, IA
Organic no-till relay crop rye with soybeans; Custom built combination roller-crimper and planter; Organic cultivation equipment
Sat June 17, 2023
Kurash Family Farm, Fort Atkinson, IA
No-till corn, soybeans and rye; Planting green with corn and soybeans; Cover crops with existing equipment; No-till and cover crops economically; Rotational grazing beef cattle; Crop residue and cover crops
Fri July 7, 2023
Clover Lane Farm, Fonda, IA
Oat variety trial; Double-cropped rye and soybeans; Converting row crop to pasture; Rotational grazing cattle
Wed July 19, 2023
Patrick & Chuck White, Spencer, IA
Cover crop incentives for farmers and landowners; Permanent clover plot; Hardline irrigation system; 15-acre relay cropped rye & soybeans; Soil health benefits of cover crops
Fri July 28, 2023
Knutson Shorthorns, Zumbrota, MN
Converting row crop to perennial pasture; Alfalfa and grass mix for grazing and hay; Rotational grazing on perennial pasture; Continuous cover crops for land use transition; Forage quality and soil testing data
Tue August 1, 2023 - Fri February 3, 2023
Redwood County, MN
At Farmfest, we strive to bring together the best in agribusiness from Minnesota and around the country. We endeavor to provide one place for farmers to network, experience and learn to grow their farming operations.
We use 50 acres of land to showcase products, services and technologies from over 500 exhibitors and vendors. Through careful planning and organization, we provide live product demonstrations, host smart and insightful educational sessions and organize fun family activities to not only help farmers grow their family businesses but also to celebrate farming and the rural lifestyle.
Thu August 10, 2023
Joe Merten, Austin, MN
Data-driven precision conservation; Nitrogen reduction & reduced tillage; Buffer strips & water quality; Pollinators & habitat; CRP management; Economically viable conservation
Thu August 17, 2023
Albert Lea Seed is excited to be sponsoring this event! Now in it’s 4th year, the Organic Farm Innovation Expo brings hundreds of Organic Farmers from across the US & Canada together for in field demonstration, networking, market updates, and so much more.
This event, unlike any other in the Organic Industry, brings some of the brightest names in Organic Farming to one place, for an equipment and technology showcase unlike any other.
For those of you joining us again, we’ll see you soon. First year? We can’t wait to meet you, it’s well worth the drive.
Sat August 26, 2023
The Stock Copper, Buffalo Center, IA
Stock Cropping system; Autonomous ClusterCluck chicken tractor; Wide row corn spacing with cover-crop mixes; Integrating stock cropping with specialty crops
Fri September 8, 2023
Bioreactor and conservation; Diverse cover crop and crop rotations; No-till soybeans and strip-till corn; Rollercrimper trial; Tenant-landowner relations
Sat September 9, 2023
Nettle Valley Farm, Spring Grove, MN
Pastured pigs; Wagon wheel hub pasture design; Supporting pollinators with goats and pigs; No Fence collars on goats
Mon September 18, 2023
Skaar Farm, Hayward, MN
Corn planted green into fall strip-tilled alfalfa; No-till soybeans planted green; Legume cover crops following oat crop; Cooperators’ Program research plot: Planting green with soybeans
Tue September 19, 2023
Transitioning row crop to permanent pasture; Grazing cover crops; Using EQIP for grazing infrastructure; Testing for microbiology and soil health; Small grains with grazing cover-crops
Mon November 6, 2023 - Wed November 8, 2023
Teh Barn by Fernbridge, Ferndale, California
Viking+Blue River is a $500 supporter of the 2023 WOPDA Conference!
Mon December 4, 2023 - Thu December 7, 2023
Albert Lea Seed is a Bronze Sponsor of the Acres Eco-Ag Conference! We'll be onsite to answer all of your burning questions about the Viking+Blue River brands. Come visit us at our booth.
Tue December 5, 2023 - Thu December 7, 2023
Lancaster Event Center, Lincoln, NE
Albert Lea Seed House will be present at the Nebraska Ag Expo in the new organic farming section. Come see us in December!
Mon December 11, 2023 - Wed December 13, 2023
Bien VenU Event Center, Cedar Falls, Iowa
Albert Lea Seed is a $2500 Sponsor of The Big Soil Health Event! We'll be onsite to answer all of your burning questions about the Viking+Blue River brands. Come visit us at our booth.
THE BIG SOIL HEALTH EVENT provides an expected 800 farmers, rural landowners, and ag industry members with a ground-up educational experience. While many conferences inspire and teach, THE BIG SOIL HEALTH EVENT encourages and illuminates soil health practice adoption. It also provides practical boots-on-the-ground training for not only new farmers and early adopters of regenerative ag, but landowners and industry professionals as well.