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Henderson Soil and Water Conservation District – Soil Health Field Day

April 27, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 1:30 pm

HORSE SHOE, N.C. — The Henderson Soil and Water Conservation District will hold a Soil Health Field Day on April 27 at Whitaker Farms, 90 Dalton Road, Horse Shoe, N.C. The workshop is from 8:30AM to 1:30PM, and includes a free lunch and a field tour.

Learn the benefits of cover crops for overall soil health at this interactive workshop.

Topics Covered:

  • The Science Behind Soil Health
  • Soil Health: A Farmer’s Perspective
  • Decomposition and Nutrient Recovery from Cover Crops
  • Programs for Assistance with Cover Crops
  • Field visit to Whitaker Family Farms in Horse Shoe, NC

Register by April 20 by calling 828.697.4949.

Click here for the agenda.



Whitaker Farms
90 Dalton Road
Horse Shoe, NC
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