Soil Health

2020 Delmarva Soil Summit

Whether you farm two acres or 2,000, this conference will deliver information that's relevant to your farm's scale and production type. We're bringing in experts from around the country and the latest updates from researchers right here on Delmarva. With learning tracks and farmer panels for both large-scale commodity farmers and small-scale diversified growers, there's…… Continue reading →

Sussex Conservation District Demonstrates Planting Green

By Katrina Vaitkus [caption id="attachment_32276" align="alignleft" width="317"] Blaine Hitchens shows photos of his fields and techniques to interested onlookers.[/caption] On Tuesday, Aug. 20, Delaware’s Sussex Conservation District held its annual Soil Health Field Day. This year, the theme was ‘Planting Green’. Hosted at NACD Soil Health Champion Chip Baker’s farm, approximately 100 people gathered to…… Continue reading →

Soil Health: A Global Imperative

SOIL HEALTH: A Global Imperative The Soil Health Institute's 4th Annual Meeting Attendees will learn about: Where we go next for exploring soil health - human health relationships, Identifying the best indicators of soil health across the U.S., Canada and Mexico, New state and federal programs and policies for supporting soil health, Latest research in…… Continue reading →

2017 National Conference on Cover Crops and Soil Health

Join SWCS December 7-8, 2017, for the second National Conference on Cover Crops and Soil Health in Indianapolis. This meeting will be a great opportunity to learn recent developments in how cover crops are being used by innovative farmers across the country and gain important insights on improving soil health from producers, conservation leaders, and scientists. Whether…… Continue reading →

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