1. Events

March 27, 2019

Demonstrating Soil Health Principles and Practices

Location

Noble Research Institute, Entry 2
Protected Ag Demo Area
2510 Sam Noble Parkway
Ardmore, OK 73401

Time

1:30 pm - 5 pm

Registration Fee

There is no registration fee for this event. Registration closes five days before the event.

Level 2: Building

 

General Overview

Cover crops are often the first thing that comes to people’s minds when they hear "soil health." This field day will demonstrate that cover crops are not the magic bullet that leads to healthy soils. Join us for a discussion of soil health indicators and principles and how you can use them to make timely management decisions that improve soil health.

What You Will Learn:
  • Cattle grazing preferences for cover crops
  • How to evaluate physical soil conditions
  • The different soil health principles
  • The popular soil health indicators and their effectiveness
  • What soil health tests are available
How You Will Learn:
  • In-field discussion
  • Q&A
Who Should Attend:
  • Producers who want to better understand and improve cover crop use in their systems
Related Courses:
  • Matching Forage Quality to Animal Performance
  • Grazing Management 201
  • Grazing Management 101
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