Burleigh Co., N.D. to sponsor soil health workshop
An invitation to attend a soil health workshop Jan. 23, 2014, is extended to farmers, ranchers, spouses, and managing partners. There is no charge to attend. Those interested may register by calling: 701-250-4518 Ext. 3. or register online at http://www.bcscd.com, so adequate materials and lunch plans can be arranged.
Soil Health Workshop
“Finding Your Path”
9:00 – 9:45: Agenda Registration, Coffee and Donuts
9:45 – 10:00: Welcome
10:00 – 10:45: How Fragile is your Farm & Ranch? Ray Archuleta, USDA-NRCS Greensboro, North Carolina
10:45 – 12:00: Soil Health and NPK Dr. Rick Haney, USDA-ARS Laboratory Temple, Texas
12:00 – 1:15: Lunch (Provided by BCSCD)
*RSVP Required by Jan. 17, 2014*
1:15 – 1:45: Menoken Farm: The Power of Covers
Jay Fuhrer, Burleigh County NRCS Bismarck, ND
1:45 – 2:00: Break
2:00 – 3:30: Producer Panel: How to Get Started
-Cropland – Seth Williams, Wing
-Hayland – Todd McPeak, Driscoll
-Rangeland – David Bauer, Regan
-Garden – Annie Carlson, Mercer
3:30 – 4:00 Questions and Answers
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