An educational program helped non-farmers better understand agriculture through presentations and farm tours. Approximately 850 people participated and reported that the program was an enlightening, worthwhile experience. Two focus groups were held to assess attitudes about land use and quality of life issues in the Des Moines metro area.
Year of Grant Completion
Knapp, Jill and Griffieon, LaVon, "Non-farmer's Guide to Agriculture (Polk County)" (1999). Leopold Center Completed Grant Reports. 136.