Better Soil Ecology for Better Farming, with special guest Dr. Elaine Ingham

  • Living Web Farms 176 Kimzey Rd Mills River, NC, 28759 United States
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Spend the afternoon with world-renowned soil biologist Elaine Ingham who will address salient, real-life examples of soil dynamism and instructions on how to fine tune soil nutrients for specific crops. Ingham will speak and tour Living Web Farms’ forced-air compost bins and compost tea operations in addition to the intensively cropped, no-till vegetable operation. Participants will hear stories about farmers who are suppressing weeds with proper soil biology as well as those using compost tea and microbe-rich methods to increase yields and suppress diseases.

Cost:

With Spring Conference Registration: $35

Without Spring Conference Registration: $50

For registration inquiries, please contact Vaidila Satvika: vaidila@organicgrowersschool.org or (828) 761-1776. For all other inquiries, please contact Meredith Leigh: meredith@organicgrowersschool.org or (828) 668.2127.

For more information visit: http://organicgrowersschool.org/annual-spring-conference/pre-conference-workshops/.