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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]
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.