John Deere Combine in soybean field

(Photo: Iowa Soybean Association / Joclyn Bushman)

Innovation to Profit Series - Fairfield

Date & Time: February 8, 2024 | 10:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Location: Fishback & Stephenson Cider House, 1949 Pleasant Plain Rd, Fairfield, IA 52556

Locally led, locally relevant and locally driven.

What to expect

  • Research opportunities to boost your profitability, productivity and sustainability;
  • Engage with farmers to discuss challenges and opportunities in your area; and
  • Get to know your regionally-based Iowa Soybean Association agronomists, conservation agronomists and producer services team.

AM Session

Maintaining Efficiency with Balanced Inputs 

Dr. Alexander Litvin, ISA research agronomy lead

Efficient seed and nutrient use generate higher yields and a greater return on investment. Learn how to increase your ROI with field-specific seeding rates and nutrient programs using research data. Hear experiences of fellow Southeast Iowa farmers during the research and conservation panel. 

PM Session

Navigating Conservation Costs 

Ben Porepp, ISA conservation agronomist and Brandon Iddings, ISA conservation services manager

In this session, explore the costs associated with implementing common conservation practices and how to navigate cost share opportunities. Identify federal, state, and private funding sources, learn which programs are stackable, and meet the team dedicated to helping you through the process.


Fishback & Stephenson Cider House

1949 Pleasant Plain Rd, Fairfield, IA 52556

Additional Information

Looking to continue your education and expand your knowledge?
Certified Crop Adviser (CCA) credits for this event are currently pending. 

Register today to reserve your spot

Submit your registration by using the form below. If you have additional questions, e-mail Kennady Moffitt at