Julie Grossman

University of Minnesota

Soil Health - 1B, Comm CORE, Priv CORE, FUM

3:30 PM Is my soil healthy? Observing and assessing soil health indicators on your farm - Julie Grossman, University of Minnesota 3:55 PM Fertility in the context of Soil Health - Allen Philo, BioStar Organics 4:30 PM Mustard over crops for biofumigation - Jim Jasinski, The Ohio State University 4:55 PM Experiences in integrating cover crops on a diverse vegetable farm - Jean-Paul Stewart-Courtens, Philia Farm


Beginning Farmer 2

7:00 PM: The virtues of cover crops to support soil and crop health - Julie Grossman, Minnesota State University 7:25 PM: Choosing robust varieties to meet your farming and market needs - Ron Goldy, Michigan State University Extension 8:00 PM: EQIP for beginning farmers - Jen Silveri, MIFFS Ag Director 8:30 P: Q&A