Balancing resource conservation and ag. production through long-term ag. research
Russell Ranch ustainable Agriculture Facility
Understanding the long-term sustainability of current agricultural practices is of key interest in agricultural research, but funding and planning long-term research is rich with challenges. to inform Western SARE's renewed interest in long-term projects, they are bringing together research and extension educators to understand the current science and mechanics of operating long-term projects. This workshop highlights significant findings and benefits of long-term projects as well as pitfalls to avoid and keys to success.
This event is sponsored by Western SARE, UC Cooperative Extension, and the Agricultural Sustainability Institute at UC Davis.
Date: Tuesday, July 9, 2013
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Place: UC Davis- Russell Ranch in the morning, UC Davis Conference Center in the afternoon
Who: Intended for people working in agricultural research, extension and technical assistance
Cost: Free, lunch will be provided
For registration information, please see the event flyer.