Farmers from dairy, cash grain, and organic vegetable operations will discuss their soil health practices, including efforts to reduce tillage and incorporate cover crops.
The Soil Health Center keynote speakers for 2020 will be John Wallace, Ph.D., Penn State University; Jennifer Moore-Kucera, Ph.D., American Farmland Trust; and Jean-Paul Stewart-Courtens, Roxbury Farm.
The Empire Farm Days’ Virtual Soil Health Center Program July 29-31 is now taking registrations. Although Empire Farm Days was unfortunately canceled, the Virtual Soil Health Center Program is still on.
Apply now! Help farmers address the challenges of extreme weather events, improve their profits, and provide environmental benefits with practical soil health solutions.
American Farmland Trust is seeking a full-time New York Agricultural Stewardship Coordinator to support and grow programs in New York state that assist farmers transitioning to or increasing adoption of regenerative farming practices.