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Maine Soil Health Workshop – Bangor, December 7, 2015

The 2015 Maine Soil Health Workshop will be focusing on the following topics:

  • Building and Protecting Soil Health – Lessons from New Hampshire & Introducing NRCS’s new Soil Health Division
  • NRCS Soil Health and Cover Cropping Programs in Maine
  • Soil Health Indicators and Tests – What do they tell us and what to do about it
  • Soil Health Strategies – Maine Examples
  • Discussion: Soil Health Opportunities and Barriers

Register Online

Pre-registration is required.
Cost is $10 before December 1st; otherwise $15.
Includes morning snack.
Deadline to register is December 2nd.

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