What the Heck is Soil Fertility
Dr. Ieuan Rhys Evans
What is it that they do not understand or misunderstand about soil fertility?
Successful economic crop production is based on solid science and sound facts. Remember the best indicator of soil health is a good crop that meets a farmer’s expectations, which seems to elude most farmers and in particular the general public.
The event will be held in Edmonton at the Faculty Club at the University of Alberta and broadcast across Alberta via weblink. The webinar will be delivered as a live video stream. Webinar participants will be sent the
11:00 Doors Open
11:00 - 11:30 Networking
11:30 - 12:15 Lunch
12:15 - 13:00 Presentation
13:00 - 13:30 Questions & Answers
Review the concept of soil fertility. Learn about the hard science of mineral plant nutrition. How has soil health to be understood in the context of growing crop? Learn how soil characteristics affect plant growth.
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Members and non-members should register online. Registration closes at 4:00 pm on March 23, 2018. Please note that for group registration for the weblink, each individual attending must register. Only individuals that have registered qualify for AIA Continuing Competence Program (CCP) credits. Should you have questions regarding the event, please contact the ASN at Albertasoilsnetwork@gmail.com or Ted Furler at 780-660-4889 or Sebastian Dietrich at 587-990-0626.