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Soil Health Field Day at A-Frame Farms

August 12, 2021 @ 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Logistics Of Cover Crops

This field day offers a farmer-to-farmer networking opportunity over lunch and sessions on benchmarking soil health, cover crop mixes, organic management and livestock integration.  This event will highlight the work simple Mills is doing that gives farmers another opportunity to diversify rotations. Luke Peterson has eliminated fall tillage and deep tillage on annual crops and have noticed a big change in soil structure.  The speakers are Crop Consultant Dorian Gatchell and farmers experienced in soil health practices from Sauk Centre, Madison and Arco, MN. This event is free to attend, but registration is required (below).

Location

A-Frame Farm
2484 Highway 40
Madison, MN 56256

Agenda

9:00am: Coffee and Conversation
Basic Techniques for gauging soil health
Cover crop mixes
Organic Management
Livestock Integration
1:00pm: Lunch (provided!)

Sponsored by Simple Mills and facilitated by Minnesota Soil Health Coalition 

Contact for more information:
Mark Gutierrez
505-980-1360
mark@mnsoilhealth.org

 

Details

Date:
August 12, 2021
Time:
8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Venue

A Frame Farms
2484 Highway 40
Madison, MN 56256 United States

Organizer

Minnesota Soil Health Coalition
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