The Beef on Soil Health - A Workshop and Dinner

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The Beef on Soil Health - A Workshop and Dinner

Farmers in Kent and New Castle counties in Delaware are invited to a dinner meeting to learn about current research regarding soil health.

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Date and time

Location

CLAYTON FIRE HOUSE 300 East Street Clayton, DE 19938

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About this event

The Beef on Soil Health: Workshop and Dinner

Friday, February 3, 2023

Clayton Fire Company, 300 East Street, Clayton, Delaware

**Attendees will earn Delaware Nutrient Management Continuing Education Credit Hours 1.0 CEU

Agenda

6:00 p.m. Doors Open (Sign in and tour displays)

6:30 p.m. Buffet Dinner

6:50 p.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks

7:00 p.m. Keynote Speaker – Dr. Jarrod O. Miller, Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist in Agronomy, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, University of Delaware Cooperative Extension

Presentation on recent research findings regarding cover crop biomass and termination considerations

8:00 p.m. Farmers Panel - Experiences with Cover Crops for Soil Health and Agronomic Management

Moderator: To be determined

Panelists:

Bryan Melvin, Farmer, Kent County, DE

Matt Webber, Farmer, Kent County, DE

Stewart Ramsey, Farmer, New Castle County, DE

Robert Willoughby, Jr., New Castle County, DE

9:00 -10:00 p.m.

Social Hour – cash bar available

Sponsored By: Kent Conservation District and New Castle Conservation District