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Webinar: Practical Conservation Tillage for Western Region Organic Cropping Systems

Date:
01/23/19, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Co-presenter: Dawn Thilmany, Colorado State University.

This webinar will discuss practical approaches to reducing the adverse impacts of tillage and cultivation on soil life and soil health. We will also cover recent research into newer tillage tools and minimum-till strategies for Western Region organic vegetable, fruit, and field crop production.

Dawn Thilmany is a Professor of Ag Economics with Colorado State University and specializes in economic development related to local, organic and other value-added food market segments. She is co-Director for CSU’s Regional Economic Development Institute, is on the leadership team for the CSU Food Systems program and has chaired the Colorado Food Systems Advisory Council and served on several assignments with the USDA.

Cost:
Free

Organizer:
eXtension

Website:
https://articles.extension.org/pages/74732/organic-farming-and-soil-health-in-the-western-us-webinar-series