REGISTER NOW FOR FALL 2022 DIG & DEMO FIELD TRAININGS
Unique, 100% outdoor, action-oriented staff training- your hands WILL get dirty! (Scroll down for details).
Choose from the 8 dates & locations shown below!
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Who's invited: VA agriculture and natural resources agency staff and partners (VCE, NRCS, SWCD, etc.).
What to expect:
Small-group & interactive- limit 30 participants per location
See pictures below with examples of activities you'll be doing!
Experience firsthand how management can modify soil properties over time.
Learn how to assess and compare key soil health indicators in the field.
Witness the power of more than a dozen interactive soil health demonstrations.
Gain ideas and allies to help enhance your soils-related projects & programs.
Instructors: Chris Lawrence & Team of VA NRCS and VA Tech partners.
Continuing Education Credits:
VA NRCS Conservation Planner: 4.0
VA DCR Conservation Planner: 4.0
VA DCR Nutrient Management Planner: 4.0
Certified Crop Advisor (CCA): 4.5 (Soil & Water category)
Participants will receive details & directions via email within a week of registering.
Space is limited- REGISTER TODAY!
Fall 2022 Dig & Demo trainings made possible by these partners:
These trainings are part of a larger series of in-person and virtual trainings for agricultural service providers and professionals on the principles and priorities of soil health. Resources and trainings will provide peer-to-peer soil health education through a combination of in-person/on-farm events and networking opportunities and virtual/online educational materials. Funding for this project is provided by Southern Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) as part of their Professional Development Programming Grant Program.