july, 2019

sun14jul4:30 pmLuna Valley Farm Hosts NIFF Network4:30 pm Luna Valley Farm Event Organized By: Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, Allamakee County Age:All agesCost:Free/Small Donation

Event Details

Maren and Tom Beard of Luna Valley Farm will host the Northeast Iowa Food and Farm Network on Sunday, July 14, from 4:30-7:00 pm. The event will feature a farm tour with farmer networking and potluck to follow.  The agricultural community is invited to come learn about Luna Valley Farm, share dinner, and unwind with fellow farmers and friends.

Luna Valley Farm is located at 3012 Middle Sattre Rd, Decorah, IA.  Please bring a potluck dish, place setting, and your beverage of choice. RSVP by Friday, July 12 to Kayla Koether- koether@iastate.edu or 563-568-6345.

Luna Valley Farm is a diversified organic farm in Decorah, Iowa operated by Maren and Tom Beard. Tom and Maren grow organic crops, graze sheep and cattle on pasture, serve up wood fired pizzas to the community, and host guests for glamping on the farm. They also sell meat directly to consumers. Maren and Tom have structured Luna Valley around growing deep roots, building community, and sharing their farm with others. They, “love bringing people together over good food, especially when we can share ingredients we’ve grown here at Luna Valley Farm.” Come get the scoop on innovative agritourism and pizza farms, as well as production for organic grains and livestock.

The Northeast Iowa Food and Farm Network is where local food farmers and friends gather to make connections, find common interests, collaborate, and learn together! Are you an aspiring, beginning, transitioning or experienced local food or niche producer who wants to connect? All are welcome!


(Sunday) 4:30 pm


Luna Valley Farm

3012 Middle Sattre Road, Decorah Iowa 52101


Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, Allamakee CountyWith funding from the USDA Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program and in partnership from Practical Farmers of Iowa, Allamakee County Extension is pleased to facilitate the Northeast Iowa Food and Farm Network. Contact Kayla Koether to RSVP or for more informationkoether@iastate.edu