Ohio Soil Health Symposium

Join us at the Ohio Soil Health Symposium to create a HEALTHY Ohio and HEALTHY food! The Ohio Soil Health Symposium is adding biological knowledge to the chemical and physical changes in the soil and bringing farmers, industry, and advisors together to create a Soil Health movement. We want YOU to come be apart of it!

This year’s keynote speaker is Sarah Carlson of Practical Farmers of Iowa. There will also be breakout sessions, discussion rooms, and vendor displays throughout the day. See below for the full agenda!

The Symposium will be held at the Kehoe Center, 19 E State St, Shelby, OH  44875 on March 26th! To register, click here!

The full agenda is as follows:

8am-8:30am – Registration

8:30am-9:30am – Welcome & Keynote- Sarah Carlson, Practical Farmers of Iowa

9:30am-9:45am – Break

9:45am-10:45am –  Discussion Rooms – Set 1

  • Dave Brandt – Cover Crop Mixes
  • Alisha Bowers – Small Grains
  • Bill Lehmkuhl – Planter Settings
  • Martha Winters – My Farm’s Research Trials
  • Dr. Aaron Wilson – Recent Weather Trends & Future Resilience for Farms
  • Chuck Gates & Eric Eberhard-Herbicide Options for Cover Crops

10:45am-11:00am – Break

11:00am-12:00pm – General Session – Paul Hepperly– My Best Friend: The Earthworm

Vendor Minute

12:00pm – 12:30pm – Lunch

12:30pm – 1:00pm – Soil Health Jeopardy

1:00pm-1:15pm – Break

1:15pm-2:15pm – Discussion Rooms -Set 2

  • Sarah Carlson – Continuous Improvement through Member Research
  • Chuck Gates & Eric Eberhard -Herbicide Options for Cover Crops
  • Dr. Aaron Wilson – Recent Weather Trends & Future Resilience for Farms
  • Bills Guy – Split InSeason Nitrogen Plot Results
  • Manure; a Soil Health Accelerant
  • Ways to Improve Grazing Management
  • More Bang for Your Buck

2:15pm-2:30pm – Break

2:30pm-3:30pm – General Session  – Dave Brandt– How to Sell Your Farm’s Healthy Soil to Others

3:30pm-4:00pm – Question & Answer Panel with All Speakers – Pie & Ice Cream


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