Grant County Crop Improvement Association Annual Meeting

February 23, 2017, 10 AM-12 PM GCCI – agenda Feb 2017

Comfort Inn Suites, 1700 E Kittelson Rd, Moses Lake, WA 98837.

Soil Health Innovation Workshops 2017

Increase and hone your soil health skills to improve crop health and production for a viability farming operation and future using common crops grown throughout the Inland Northwest.

Learn about:

  • Soil physical properties, water infiltration and erosion
  • Soil acidity—history, surveys, sampling
  • Essential soil nutrients, deficiencies, interactions
  • Liming—products, application methods, equipment modifications, standard practices and economics
  • Research results from on-farm testing
  • Economics on crop production
  • Soil acidity, herbicide activity, residual and effects
  • Landlord tenant agreements related to liming
  • Looking to the Future

February 16, Spokane Valley

Mirabeau Park Hotel & Convention Center

1100 N Sullivan Road

Spokane Valley, WA 99037

509-924-9000

February 17, Walla Walla

The Marcus Whitman Hotel

6 West Rose Street

Walla Walla, WA 99362

509-524-5106

For Information Contact:

Steve Van Vleet

509/397-6290

svanvleet@wsu.edu

Paul Carter

509/520-2719

cart@wsu.edu

Soil Health Innovation Workshop Agenda:

Check in starts at 8:00 AM, program starts at 8:30 continues through 4:00 PM.

*Credits have applied for continuing education units (CEU’s) for Certified Crop Advisors and Pesticide Applicator Recertification credits (WA, OR and ID).

Registration Deadline, Friday, February 10

Registration Fee: $50 per person / per site. Registration fee includes coffee, donuts, lunch, and refreshments.

Brown Paper Tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2736297