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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.

Details

Date:
April 9
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
$20 – $30
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/636952376763692/?active_tab=about

Organizer

Manitowoc County Forage Council
Phone:
920-683-4183
Email:
tarawachowski@co.manitowoc.wi.us

Venue

Farm Wisconsin Discover Center: 7001 Glass Lake Road, Manitowoc, WI 54220
7001 Glass Lake Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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Phone:
(920) 726-6000
Website:
https://farmwisconsin.org/

The dates and information listed here are subject to change. Please call to verify dates and details.