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Love Your Soil Love Your Water – Valentine’s Day Cover Crop Workshop

February 14, 2017 @ 9:15 am - 2:30 pm

Who:  Growers interested in improving farm productivity and profitability while building soil health, reducing erosion, and reducing storm water runoff by utilizing cover crops.

What:  Cover crop workshop

RSVP:  Reservations are required by Friday, February 10th.  Please contact Marybeth at (330)-297-7633 or [email protected]

Featured Presentations:

Session 1 – Jim Hoorman, NRCS Soil Health Division: Jim will present on using soil health and cover crops to improve agricultural water quality issues.

Session 2 – David Brandt, Brandt Family Farms:  David farms about 1000 acres all no-till in Fairfield County, central Ohio.  He began no-till farming in 1971 and has been using cover crops since 1978.  He will speak on the importance and success of cover crops.

Details

Date:
February 14, 2017
Time:
9:15 am - 2:30 pm

Organizer

Portage Soil and Water Conservation District
Phone:
3302976733
Email:
mwillett@portageswcd.org

Venue

Portage SWCD Meeting Room
6970 State Route 88
Ravenna , OH 44266 United States
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Phone:
3302977633

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