Cover Crop and Soil Health Workshop Set for April 14 in Gibbon – KHGI-TV/KWNB-TV/KHGI-CD-Grand Island, Kearney, Hastings

(If you can get to this, it looks useful. mrjonmoore)

A Cover Crop and Soil Health Workshop to be held on April 14 will discus how cover crops affect how much water soaks into the soil.

The workshop is geared toward farmers and the crop insurance agents and consultants who help them. The agenda includes a look at how cover crops affect water infiltration, their use of soil moisture, promoting healthy soil structure, and the effect of tillage vs. long-term no till in regards to how much rain soaks into the soil.

Speakers will include Ray Ward of Ward Labs, Dean Krull with Central Platte NRD/UNL, Dan Gillespie- Farmer/NRCS, Rich Russell of Arrow Seed, Keith Berns of Green Cover Seed, Lon Bohn & Don Blaschko- Farmers of B+B Partners, and other area farmers.

Read more here: Cover Crop and Soil Health Workshop Set for April 14 in Gibbon – KHGI-TV/KWNB-TV/KHGI-CD-Grand Island, Kearney, Hastings.