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Soil Health & Cover Crop Forum
April 9 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm$20 – $30
Join nationally-recognized Soil Health Expert and No-Till Farmer, Barry Fisher from the Central Region Soil Health Division Natural Resources Conservation Service, and Jamie Patton, Senior Outreach Specialist, NE WI Nutrient and Pest Management Program UW-Madison, UW-Extension as they talk about the practical way forward for cover crops and soil health.
Discussion Topics Include:
How to get a quicker return on investment and avoid mistakes others have already made.
Adaptive nutrient strategies, termination timing, weed and pest management.
Understanding carbon/nitrogen cycles, pest/predator relationships and season management.
Capturing Fall growing degree days with early planted cover crops
Cost is $20 if you register by March 22, 2019 or $30 after March 22.
This includes your registration fee, lunch, and admission into the Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center.
To register, contact 920-683-4169
This event is organized by the Manitowoc County Forage Council’s Soil Health Focus Group, USDA: Natural Resources Conservation Service, Manitowoc County Soil and Water Conservation Department, and Manitowoc County UW-Extension.
The dates and information listed here are subject to change. Please call to verify dates and details.