Archive for October 29th, 2017

Soil Health Workshop 2017

Sunday, October 29th, 2017

NOVEMBER 15th, 2017

-SOIL HEALTH AND YOUR BOTTOM LINE-

A Workshop Hosted by the Riding Mountain Biosphere Reserve

Presenters—Display Tables—Networking
Don’t miss out! Register now! Spaces are limited.
Healthy soils offer amazing benefits at a global scale like cleaning air, water and supporting wildlife and the environment.
Healthy soil is also key to your farming success and your bottom line.
Join us at the Parkland Recreation Complex (Lion’s Den) at 10 AM on Wednesday, November 15, 2017.

For more information please contact– Valerie Pankratz— rmbr@mts.net 

 

Presentations Include: 

Why Soil Health?  – Jim Irwin  RMBR Chair

Key outcomes and messages from the Summit on Canadian Soil Health, August 2017 – Jim Tokarchuk, Soil Conservation Council of Canada

“Soil Degradation:  The Cost to Agriculture and the Economy” – Dr. David Lobb, Professor of  Landscape Ecology, University of Manitoba

“Crop Production and Soil Health – Manitoba Solutions” – Marla Riekman, Soils Specialist, Manitoba Agriculture

“Principles of Regenerative Agriculture” – Michael Thiele, Biological Farm Planning Consultant

Soil Health and You Bottom Line Workshop Poster

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