Grow Your Carbon Workshop

JOIN US on September 10, 2019!

Learn about building soil health and organic matter with high carbon crop rotation, reductions in tillage and manure management.

WHEN:

Tuesday, September 10th at 10:00 a.m.
Registration begins at 9:30 a.m.

WHERE:

Craig and Gene Stehly Farm
24842 403rd Ave
Mitchell, SD
Directions: 6.5 miles north of I-90 on Betts Road exit 325
Cost is FREE.

AGENDA:

9:30 a.m.
  • Registration Begins
10:00 a.m. – Jim Ristau, SD Corn Director of Sustainability
  • Welcome & Introductions
10:10 a.m. – Craig and Gene Stehly
  • Farm history and importance of building organic matter through the use of soil health principles.
11:00 a.m. – Anthony Bly, SDSU Extension Soils Field Specialist
  • “Across the fence” at the Stehly farm
Cover Crop Tour – Soil Pit
12:30 p.m.
  • Lunch
1:00 p.m. – Wayne Fredericks
  • Making Soil Health Pay In a Corn/Bean Rotation
2:00 p.m. – Paul Hetland and John Lentz
  • Manure Management To Build Organic Matter

 

Contact: Jim Ristau 730-3474

SPONSORED BY:

DAVIDSON CO. CONSERVATION DISTRICT
NATURAL RESOURCES CONSERVATION SERVICE
SANBORN CO. CONSERVATION DISTRICT
SD CORN
SD SOIL HEALTH COALITION
SOIL HEALTH PARTNERSHIP

Registration

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