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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.

 

Venue

Whitaker Farms
90 Dalton Road
Horse Shoe, NC
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