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Online Discussion Series: nutrient management in drought for forage crops

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When Aug 06, 2015 12:00 AM to
Aug 17, 2015 12:00 AM
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Adapting farm management practices during extreme drought presents new challenges for growers and researchers alike.


Through an online discussion series created by UC SAREP, FarmsReach, and Sustainable Conservation, you can share your experiences and learn from other farmers, UC Farm Advisors and area experts about maintaining fertile soil and healthy crops during dry weather and limited water availability.

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April 6-17, discussion focuses on forage crops and will offer:

• Online, real-time discussions via the Nutrient Management Series Group: www.farmsreach.com/nutrient-mgmt-series (join for free to participate and receive updates).

• Active moderators with expertise in soil nutrient management, specifically regarding forage crop management during periods of drought.

• A new “Soil Nutrient Management Toolkit” on the FarmsReach site, with selected practical resources and fact sheets for farmers of all crop and product types.

Discussion moderators include:

  • Brian Medeiros – Dairy Producer
  • Bill Green – Farmer, Irrigation Specialist
  • Lacey Mount – Crop Consultant
  • Rachel Long – Farm Advisor
  • Adam Gaska – Farmer, Mendocino Organics
  • John Teixeira – Farmer, Lone Willow Ranch 

 

For updates and to join the conversation, visit: www.farmsreach.com/welcome/nutrient-mgmt-series Participants need to register on farmsreach.com – it’s free and takes minutes!

The online series is part of the Solution Center for Nutrient Management—a growing resource for nutrient management research and information, created by UC SAREP.

Solution center virtual field day- forage crops

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When Aug 06, 2015 12:00 AM to
Aug 17, 2015 12:00 AM
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