Soil Fertility Session – Evening – Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Exhibit Hall 

Speakers will walk you through the basics of soil fertility and the challenges associated with managing our region’s coastal plain soils. The second half of the program will focus on primary nutrients and soil test reporting of those nutrients.

Moderator:  Phillip Sylvester, Extension Agriculture Agent, University of Delaware

Dr. Nicole Fiorellino, Chesapeake College
Dr. Jarrod Miller, University of Delaware
Dr. Amy Shober, University of Delaware

6:00 p.m.—6:50 p.m.
Understanding Delaware Soil Fertility

6:50 p.m. BREAK

7:00 p.m.—7:30 p.m.
Primary Macronutrient Cycling

7:30 p.m.—8:00 p.m.
The Basics of Reading Soil Test Reports

 8:00 p.m. ADJOURN

Session Summary:

DE Pesticide Certification Credits:  0
MD Pesticide Certification Credits:  0
DE Nutrient Management Credits:  2.25
MD Nutrient Management Credits:  2.0
Certified Crop Advisor Credits: NM: 2.0