Conservation Training

Chippewa Valley Soil Health Field Day

August 17, 2023

10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Location: Chippewa Valley, WI

The Chippewa Valley Producer-Led Watershed Council invites you to come to see how to integrate soil health practices for soil health and crop health. Agenda 10:00 – 10:30. What is soil health? 10:30 – 11:00. Soil testing for health and nutrients 11:00 – 11:30. Soil health and the water cycle 11:30 – 12:00. Soil organic matter and biology 12:00 – 1:00. Lunch 1:00 –2:30. Agency Roundtable - How each agency helps farmers adopt soil health practices 2:30 - Native plant restoration for pollinators and wildlife Explore the soil, plants + roots, insects, birds and animals present. Consider cropland health vs prairie health Welcome to come for the day or to any of the specific topics you would like.