Take a look at recent research from the New York Soil Health community.
These are upcoming soil health events of interest taking place in New York State and nationally.
Video Clip from the NYS Assembly Standing Committee on Agriculture Hearing on the State Budget for Agriculture
Didi Barrett, member of the Committee on Agriculture, and Richard Ball, Commissioner of New York State Department of Agriculture, discussing soil health.
The NYS Department of Ag & Markets and the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation announced nearly $300,000 for the Eastern Finger Lakes Cover Crop Initiative to help farmers use cover crops to reduce erosion and protect water quality in and around Cayuga, Owasco, Skaneateles and Otisco Lakes. New York State Soil and Water Conservation Districts will work with farms in Seneca, Tompkins, Cayuga, Onondaga and Cortland counties to implement these projects.
A backgrounder on soil in the Hudson Valley.
Cedric Mason, New York Soil Health research support specialist, will be presenting at “Connecting Food, Farms, Soil and Climate: Strengthening Community While Ensuring a Livable Planet”.