Utah Department of Agriculture and Food

Soil Health Workshops to be Offered Regionally

USDA Natural Resources Conservation Serivce (NRCS) has teamed up with UDAF and several other agencies and organizations to offer three regional soil health workshops January 31 - February 2, 2017.

"We had over 400 attendees last year in the two locations," said Dave Brown, State Conservationist, Utah NRCS.  "We hope to reach a few more people this year with 3 locations, and by focusing on the management and crops here in Utah.  We have presenting: Soil Health experts, an Idaho Farmer who has had great success with soil health and a diverse farming/ranching operation, the USU State Extension Agronomist, along with local farmers presenting what they are doing here in Utah with Soil Health!"

This year's workshops will be:

  • January 31 - Richfield, UT - Sevier County Admin. Building, 250 N. Main St. Richfield, UT

o   Contact:  Michael Larsen, NRCS Area Resource Conservationist 435-896-5489 ext. 124

  •   February 1 - Spanish Fork, UT - Ponderosa Building, Spanish Fork Fairgrounds,
    40 S Main St., Spanish Fork, UT

o   Contact: Daniel Gunnell, UDAF Zone Coordinator 801-377-5580 ext. 120

  • February 2 - Tremonton, UT - Box Elder County Fair Grounds, N 1000 W, Tremonton, UT

o   Contact: Bracken Henderson, UDAF Zone Coordinator 435-753-5616 ext. 111

 

Click Here to view and download a flyer about the upcoming workshops.