Basics of Agriculture
Join fellow conservation professionals to better understand the basics of agriculture through a multi component course taught by experienced local, state, and federal conservationists. The course will feature both online and in-person sessions throughout May and June, 2016.
This training is intended to provide conservation professionals with the necessary basic farming knowledge to better work alongside agricultural communities to implemented conservation practices for improved land management.
Through online webinars, experienced conservationists will provide the following sessions:
Two in-person trainings will allow for participants to have group discussions and tour farming systems.
Part 1: Classroom Training will be held on June 2 at the Columbia County UWEX/LCD office
Part 2: Field Tour will be held on June 7 at the Arlington Agricultural Research Station