This page provides information on cost-share opportunities for farmers and landowners interested in implementing prairie strips.
This four page document introduces the reader to STRIPS and describes how one practice can help farmers improve their soil, manage nutrients, increase biodiversity, and support job creation.
Download "Small Changes, Big Impacts: Prairie Conservation Strips" here: Small Changes, Big Impacts_Prairie Conservation Strips.pdf (4.2 MB)
STRIPS Farmer Liaison presents on "Spreading Prairie to Iowa Farms" in this recent Iowa Learning Farms webinar. Tim is the best person on the team to ask questions of when it comes to on-farm implementation of prairie strips.
The STRIPS team has prepared a short document to answer landowners' most pressing questions about how to manage Prairie Conservation Strips. If you are a landowner or farm manager interested in implementing STRIPS, you can download the document below or contact Tim Youngquist at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Download the following document to read A Landowner's Guide to Prairie Conservation Strips.pdf (270 KB)