Interest in soil health practices such as reducing tillage, planting winter cover crops, and using compost amendments has expanded greatly in recent years, yet constraints to adoption persist. Our project facilitates collaboration among the many on-going efforts across the state to implement research, outreach, and policy solutions to address these constraints.
NY Soil Health News
Patrick Hooker, Deputy Secretary for Food and Agriculture in the Office of Governor Andrew Cuomo, will attend the inaugural New York Soil Health Summit on July 18, 2018 at the Empire State Plaza in Albany, NY.read more
A training opportunity for agricultural service providers across New York to work closely with farmers to improve their soil health practicesread more
This year’s summer meeting of the Christmas Tree Farmers Association of NY (CTFANY) will be held in NYS’s Hudson Valley on July 12, 13, and 14.read more
Soil Health News
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Save-the-Date | July 18, 2018
New York Soil Health Summit
The summit is for farmers, researchers, agriculture service providers, government agencies, non-profits and policy-makers interested in advancing soil health efforts across the state.
We hope you can join us at the meeting this November!