Lifelong Learning Center
601 E. Benjamin Avenue
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
9:00 – 9:30 a.m. - (coffee and rolls provided by LENRD)
Soil Health – Why It Is So Important
Aaron Hird, NRCS State Soil Health Specialist
Marty Marx, Soil Conservation Technician, Wayne Co. NRCS
Cover Crop Management in Corn/Soybean Rotations
Dan Gillespie, No-till Specialist, Madison Co. NRCS
Dan has applied continuous no-till systems in a corn/soybean rotation since 1991, adding cover crops in 2006. Dan will talk about cover crop management: What cover crops do I seed? When do I terminate cover crops?
What herbicides do I use? When do I plant cash crops? What benefits do I look for?
Client Gateway, Access Your NRCS Documents On-line
Pam Polenske, Stanton Co. NRCS
Sponsored by: Natural Resources Conservation Service, and the Lower Elkhorn Natural Resources District
Please RSVP To your local NRCS Office or Call LENRD, 402 371 7313