Webinar: Build Resiliency Into Your Dairy

June 16, 2020 7:30 - 9:00 pm central  "Build Resiliency Into Your Dairy" Kent Solberg and Dr. Allen Williams Interested in saving production costs and building resiliency into your dairy? Are there opportunities during difficult markets?  It begins with the soil.  You can use assets already on the farm.  Join Understanding Ag's Allen Williams and Kent Solberg as they explore options for dairy producers to enhance their farm's potential.

Three-Part Webinar Series: Bridging the Gaps

The Illinois Sustainable Agriculture Partnership, ISAP, will be holding a free 3-part webinar series exploring the use of land stewardship and soil health management as tools to mitigate production and financial risks. Farmers utilizing soil health practices are finding benefits beyond the farmgate: from buffering extreme weather, to increasing working capital, to meeting changing consumer demand. This 3-week series will be held on June 18th, 25th, and July 2nd from 11AM-Noon, and continuing education credits, CEU’s, will be offered.    https://ilsustainableag.org/uncategorized/illinois-sustainable-agriculture-partnership-to-host-a-free-3-part-online-webinar-series/

Webinar: Maximize your Ag Tech – Tri-State Precision Ag

Get the most out of your Ag Tech this year by joining experts from Ohio State University, Michigan State University, and Purdue University for the 2020 Tri-State Precision Ag Day via online webinar on June 23 at 6:00 p.m. Learn more about drone imaging, calibrating yield monitors, on-farm research, and emerging technologies. Topics and speakers include: Hype from Reality Dr. John Fulton, Associate Professor, The Ohio State University Get the Most out of Ag Tech with On-Farm Research Dr. Elizabeth…

Rescheduled PARM Webinar: The Pros and Cons of Insurance Pest Management: The New IPM

Although corn and soybean variety improvements (including GM crops) and reductions in pest pressures have combined to simplify crop production and improve yields, the adoption of pest management technologies – including chemical pesticides – is higher and more uniform than ever in these cropping systems. The key advantages of these approaches are convenience and simplicity, in terms of a reduction in the need for monitoring pests and a perception of minimizing risk. Dr. Krupke will discuss some of the unanticipated…

Soil Health: The Foundation for Regenerative Agriculture Virtual Meeting

JULY 30-31, 2020 VIRTUAL EVENT This year’s theme is Soil Health: The Foundation for Regenerative Agriculture, advancing the opportunity we have to address climate change, water quality, food production, biodiversity, and many other pressing issues by improving soil health. Soil Health: The Foundation for Regenerative Agriculture is a free virtual event, but registration is required. Register here.

National Strip-Tillage Virtual Conference

The 7th annual National Strip-Tillage Conference offers a mix of informational general sessions, expert-led Strip-Till Classrooms and face-to-face Strip-Till Roundtables. Just as important is the chance to profit from unlimited hallway networking with the most innovative, forward-thinking minds in strip-till during this early-August event in Omaha! Register here.