Building Soils for Better Potato Crops; Soil Health Symposium
Dec. 5th, Expert speakers will answer these questions: What is the newest science on soil organic matter and how should that affect my management? How is soil health related to my soil's physical properties? What is the state of soil health in irrigated Washington? Can soil health lead to suppression of soilborne diseases? Can it suppress Verticillium in potatoes? What are researchers working on in relation to soil health and potato production?
Dec. 6th, Grower panel and discussions: What are the main challenges to building soil health in potato production? What have other growers found to work, or not work? Does soil health pay? How can soil building practices fit into potato production?
The event on Dec. 6th is limited to potato growers only, with a 50 grower cap. Potato processors wishing to attend should contact Matthew Blua or Andrew McGuire.
Pre-registration is required for either day.
We hope you will join us.
CCA credits: Soil & Water Management: 5
Lunch is guaranteed for those who pre-register by Nov. 28th.
Refund Policy: No cash refunds. Minimum charge will be retained; remainder credited toward future workshop registration if canceled less than 48 hrs prior. No refund or credit for no-shows.
Extension programs and employment are available to all without discrimination. Evidence of noncompliance may be reported through your local Extension office.
Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disabilities and special needs who contact Andrew McGuire at the WSU Extension office, 509-754-2011 ext. 413, email@example.com at least two weeks prior to the event.
ATEC at Big Bend Community College (View)
7611 Bolling Street NE
Moses Lake, WA 98837
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