College Farm Lab
Five miles west of Emmetsburg on U.S. Hwy. 18
Approximately 360 acres at the farm site and 40 acres at Emmetsburg Campus.
Buildings and Miscellaneous: 40 Acres
Corn, Soybeans and Hay: Approximately 300 Acres*
*Acre amounts change each year due to rotation of crops and educational projects.
Corn and Soybean Plot Results:
F.I.R.S.T. test plot results:
Beef: Approximately 45 Cows
Mainly Angus and Simmental
Swine: Approximately 60 Sows
Special Events Held at the Farm:
Palo Alto County Corn and Soybean Plot Field Day and Iowa Lakes Community College Farm Expo
FFA Soil Judging Workshop