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Permalink Soil Health for Profitability & Resilience

August 25, 2017
Craftsbury, Vermont

This NOFA-Vermont mid-day field day takes place at Fairmount Dairy Farm. Richard Hall, owner of Fairmont Dairy, will share his experiences with soil organic matter increase and the effects on his production and management. Charlotte Rosendahl, Agronomist & Director of Sterling Colleges Center for Sustainable Agriculture & Food Systems, will discuss the science of soil organic matter. Josh Faulkner, UVM Farming & Climate Change Coordinator, will address the impacts of climate change on Vermont agriculture and how increased soil organic matter can be a strategy for resilience, profitability and will demonstrate this using the rain fall simulator.

In: Northeast SARE Region

 

Permalink Central Lakes College Agriculture and Energy Center Field Day

August 25, 2017
Staples, Minnesota

Join CLC researchers at this free event as they highlight the many different aspects of research and community/industry partners connected with the center. Planned are demonstrations on water quality and agronomic research, irrigation, local foods integration, children's programming, drone demonstration, tractor rides, forage and pasture tours, and more.

In: North Central SARE Region

 

Permalink Rotational Grazing Clinic

August 25-26, 2017
Kingston, New York

This two-day hands-on clinic from Cornell Cooperative Extension will provide you with the practical skills to implement a rotational grazing system on your property. The event includes a classroom session and a farm visit. Join livestock educator Jason Detzel, in cooperation with guest speakers, to explore the topic of rotational grazing and how you can utilize this tool to improve the efficiency of your operation and the overall health of your animals.

In: Northeast SARE Region

 

Permalink Soil Health Field Day

August 25, 2017
Berwick, Pennsylvania

Columbia County Conservation District and NRCS offer an afternoon soil health field day at Artman Farms. Come out and hear from fellow farmers about their management and how they have tackled No-Till and Cover crop systems.

In: Northeast SARE Region

 


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