Vital Signs: Knowing Soil from the Ground Up

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Vital Signs: Knowing Soil from the Ground Up

July 27 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

July 27, 2019
Quechee, Vermont

NOFA Vermont presents this hands-on soil health workshop with educator and soil enthusiast Cat Buxton at Wild Water Farm. The workshop begins with soil health principles, then introduces practices like composting, compost teas and extracts, incorporating cover crops and green manures, hugelkultur, mulching, and using plant guilds to support ecosystem services. Finally, explore a variety of visual soil assessment tools and evidence-based monitoring techniques.

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July 27
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1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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