PITTSBORO, N.C.–Come learn about how to assess soil health on the farm, the practices that support it, and why it’s important. We’ll cover the basics of how soil fertility, physical properties, and soil biology are related, and discuss a variety of management strategies that promote soil health. We’ll demo soil sampling techniques, cover different soil testing methods, and discuss which might be right for your farm.
DATE: Tuesday, August 28
TIME: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
LOCATION: Howell Specialty Farmz, 9010 Pryor Dr, Fort Mill, SC 29707
REGISTRATION: $5 CFSA Members / $10 Nonmembers. Please call 919.542.2402 to register by phone.
SPEAKER: Mark Dempsey, CFSA Farm Services Coordinator
This workshop is part of a series, including High Tunnel Field Day on Sept. 18 in Fort Mill, SC.
Funding for this workshop comes from the SC Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS).
–Carolina Farm Stewardship Association