Soil Health Workshop - Archbold

Mar 28, 2018, 8:00am - 4:00pm
Cost: 
Free, Lunch included.
Location: 
Northwest State Community College Second Floor, Room C200 22600 St. Rt. 34 Archbold, Ohio 43502
Contact: 
Garth Ruff
419-592-0806

8:00 A.M. Registration & Social Time

Agenda

•ECO Farming: Soil Ecology & Nutrient Recycling

•Biology of Soil Compaction

•Economics of Cover Crops

•Keeping Nutrients out of Surface Water

Lunch Break

•Soil Demonstrations

•Raising Homegrown Nitrogen Cover Crops

•Managing Grasses and Brassica Cover Crops

•Managing Pests: Voles & Slugs

•Maximizing Mycorrhizae in Your Cropping System

•Open Discussion: Using & Managing Cover Crops

Program Evaluation and Adjourn

 

Presenters:

James Hoorman, NRCS Soil Health Specialist, Ohio & Michigan

Alan Sundermeier, OSU Extension, Wood County