FORUM ON COVER CROPS AND SOIL HEALTH:
Harvesting the Potential
Tuesday, February 18th
Registration: 10:30 am
Campbell County Fire Station #1
106 Rohan Ave.
Gillette, WY 82716
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
10:30 am - Registration
10:45 am - Welcome
11:00 am - Video Presentation from Omaha, NE with:
Howard G. Buffett and USDA Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack
Farmer panel: Experiences with cover crops and impacts on soil health
1:00 pm - Discussion/Summary
1:30 pm - Basic Soil Health Indicators - Emiliano Lopez, NRCS Soil Scientist
*Provide national and local perspectives on cover crops and soil health practices/benefits/opportunities.
*Provide participants with the opportunity to discuss the role of advancing soil health and the use of cover crops in Wyoming.
*Discuss opportunities, challenges or barriers regarding cover crop and soil health management system adoption in Wyoming.
Lunch provided by the Campbell county Conservtion District
Please RSVP to (307) 682-1824 before February 14th