5:00 p.m. Dinner Available to Workshop Participants
6:00 p.m.—6:05 p.m.
Welcome and Introduction
6:05 p.m.—6:50 p.m.
How Much Fertilizer Do We Really Need?
Dr. Buz Kloot, University of South Carolina
6:50 p.m.—7:45 p.m.
The Importance of Mycorrhizal Fungi: The Unseen Benefactors in Agricultural Ecosystems
Wendy Taheri, TerraNimbus, LLC
7:45 p.m. BREAK
7:50 p.m.—8:35 p.m.
Soil Health Across the Landscape
Hear from a panel of local farmers discussing their efforts to improve soil health on a variety of different operations, including row crops, vegetables, small farms, pastured poultry, and organic farms.
8:35 p.m.—8:55 p.m.
Questions and Answers with Speakers and Farmer Panel
8:55 p.m.—9:00 p.m.
9:00 p.m. ADJOURN
Lite dinner to be served. Attendees can register for the workshop by calling the district office at (302) 856-3990, ext. 3 or by emailing Bobbi Heck or online at www.sussexconservation.org by January 8, 2018.
DE Pesticide Certification Credits: 1.0
MD Pesticide Certification Credits: 0
DE Nutrient Management Credits: 3.0
MD Nutrient Management Credits: 3.0
Certified Crop Advisor Credits: NM: 1.0, SW: 1.50