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Soil Health Webinar Focuses on Cover Crop Management

The February 4th session of the webinar series The Dirt on Soil Health: Investing Below the Surface will focus on cover crop management. Dr. Hans Kok will begin by reviewing important management considerations for planting and establishing successful cover crop stands. Dr. Kok is an independent consultant based out of Indianapolis and project director with the Conservation Technology Information Center, as well as the lead agronomist for the Indiana In-Field Advantage Network. Eric Niemeyer will join Dr. Kok for the Q&A session. Eric is a Delaware County farmer who has been planting cover crops on his entire farm since 2014.

The session is free to attend, and begins at 8:00am EST on Thursday, February 4th. 0.5 SW CCA CEUs are available for attending the live session. Register at

This is the fourth session of a series focused on practical steps to improve soil health on-farm. Recordings of past presentations in this series are available online here.


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