Events / 8/26 | 2020 Soil Health Day

8/26 | 2020 Soil Health Day

08/26/2020
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Sponsored by WNYCMA, AFT and Soil Health Alliance

Swede Farms, 1054 Peoria Rd, Pavilion, NY 14525

Agenda

 

9-9:30 AM Registration

9:30 AM Odette Menard (Topic TBD)
Regional Advisor, Soil Conservation of Canada

10:30-11 AM Break/Platinum sponsors to speak

11 AM-12 N Jason Mauck (Topic TBD)
Regenerative farmer, Gaston, Indiana

12-1:30 PM Lunch Decisions Catering

1:30-3:30 PM Breakout sessions (5-10 minute transition time)

#1. Session on soil testing/techniques, planting into cover crop trial from Jay Swede plus drone video of planting with follow up pictures of growth on a bi-weekly basis
Odette M, Jay Swede

#2. Root “lab” experiment session and discussion of cover crops
Jason Mauck, Lorie Ames, Rod Porter

More information to follow as plans are solidified. We will update with a registration link as well.

Note: Due to COVID restrictions plans may change and this program will be converted to an online version.

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