[Webinar] Cover Cropping to Aid the Transition to No-Till and Lessons Learned Jumping in Feet First

Johnny Hunter has not been afraid to jump into no-till and cover cropping with both feet first. The Essex, Mo., farmer of 5,400 acres began his transition to no-till in 2012 and immediately began working with various cover crops in his diverse system that includes field corn, popcorn, soybeans, rice and pumpkins. In our next installment of the No-Till Farmer webinar series, sponsored by KB Seed Solutions, Hunter will share the following about his cover cropping system. Read More


29th Milan No-Till Crop Production Field Day & Crop Variety Demonstrations

UT AgResearch & Education Center at Milan
3 Ledbetter Road
Milan, TN
United States
Tours will cover topics such as row crop sustainability, beef cattle production, natural resource management, unmanned aerial systems and even the compatibility of honeybees and agriculture. Read More


Spring Soil Health Field Day

Fritz Jensen's Farm
29825 County Road 45
Clarks Grove, MN
United States
Contact: Senja Viktora
The Freeborn Area Soil Health Team is focusing on helping growers be proactive in their endeavors to improve soil and water quality at the third annual Spring Soil Health Field Day. Read More


Southeast Wisconsin Farmer Meeting

Plattdutscher Hall
115 So. Second St.
Watertown, WI
United States
Contact: Callie Herron
This farmer meeting will feature presentations by Discovery Farms staff and Francisco Arriaga of UW-Madison, with a focus on nitrogen-use efficiency, soil health and water quality monitoring. Read More


Farming for Soil Health—Cover Crop Workshop

Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance
6100 State Road 67
Muncie, IN
United States
James Hoorman, Ohio State University Extension educator and assistant professor, will run an intensive day-long soil health workshop covering soil ecology, nutrient cycling, biology of soil compaction, soil demonstrations, keeping nutrients on the farm, economics of cover crops and more. Read More


Utah Soil Health Workshops

Free Workshop
1181 N Fairgrounds Dr
Ogden, UT
United States
Contact: Danny McBride
Utah growers can learn about the basics of soil health, cover crops and how to extend their grazing season at these three free workshops. Read More

Farming Evolution 2016

Phililps County Event Center
Holyoe, CO
United States
Contact: Julie Elliott
Ag Producers, have you been thinking about switching to no-till? Are you already doing no-till and wonder if you can do better? If you have questions about no-till or the recent changes in farming practices, plan to attend the 2016 Farming Evolution. Read More


Iowa Soil Health Conference

Scheman Building — Iowa State University
Ames, IA
United States
The inaugural Iowa Soil Health Conference, "Strategies for Building Healthy Soils," will be held Feb. 2-3, 2016, in Ames, Iowa. Read More


Cover Crops & No-Till by Gabe Brown

Ag Park
822 15th St.
Columbus, NE
United States
Gabe Brown will talk about utilizing cover crops, establishing no-till and his thoughts on soil health in this free seminar. Read More


Webinar: Turning Fertilizer Into a Winning Investment

Webinar — Online Only
Contact: Brian Banks
No-tillers are tasked with making decisions each year to enhance production, improve sustainability and advance the bottom line. But when faced with stresses like low commodity prices, no-tillers are often tempted to view inputs like starter fertilizer as an expense rather than an investment. In our next No-Till Farmer webinar, Brian Banks will explain how to capitalize on the benefits of fertilizer through proper placement and timing to maximize nutrient availability and provide nutrient balance in no-till soils. Read More

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