Indiana CCA Calendar of Events

Year
March 2020
04
Wednesday

Southern Indiana Grazing Conference

7:30am - 4:00pm

WestGate Academy Conferencing & Training Center, 13598 East WestGate Drive, Odon, IN, 47562

17
Tuesday

Going Green for Ag, New Practices and Technology

8:00am - 3:00pm

The Orchid, 11508 Lincoln Hwy E, New Haven , IN, 46774

Please contact Greg Lake for additional information. 

19
Thursday

Conservation Focus Workshop & PARP Training

9:00am - 2:00pm

Kuhlman Center, Wayne County Fairgrounds, 861 Salisbury Road, North Richmond, IN, 47374

Please visit the website for more information. 

Boone County Cover Crops Field DAy

8:30am - 3:00pm

Boone County 4-H Fairgrounds Annex Building, 1300 E 100 S, Lebanon , IN, 46052

Boone County Cover Crops Field Day
When: Thursday, March 19, 2020, 8:30am - 3:00pm
Where: Boone County 4-H Fairgrounds Annex Building, 1300 E. 100 S., Lebanon, IN, 46052
Mike Shuter - Shuter Sunset Farms in Madison County uses no-till, strip-till, and cover crops in a targeted approach to soil health. Inter-seeding cover crops to improve performance, building biomass, and suppress weeds is part of the farm approach. Using cover crops in an organic cropping system is a current development. 
 
Agenda
8:30am - Registration & Welcome
9:00am - Project Update - Brian Daggy, Boone Co. SWCD & Curt Emanuel, Boone Co. Extension
9:15am - Soil Health Impacts on Pest and Nutrient Management - Joe Rorick, CCSI Agronomist
10:15am - Break
10:15am - Cover Crop Plot Visits & Soil Health Demos - Mike Wigginton & Angie Garrison NRCS
12:00-12:45pm - Lunch, provided on site
12:45-2:00pm - Keynote Speaker: Mike Shuter - Farming with an Emplasis on Soil Health, No-Till and Land Stewardship
2:00-2:15pm - Break & PARP Registration
2:15-2:45pm - Dicamba Update - Curt Emanuel, PARP Regulatory Topic
 
Cost: Free. There is a $10 fee for those receiving Pesticide Credit. this program has been approved as a Private Applicator Recertification Program (PARP) and for CCH's for Commercial Applicators. 
 
Some of the day will be spent outside. Please dress accordingly. The agenda may be changed with little notice. 
 
To register call the Boone County SWCD at 765-482-6355, ext. 8676 or email svaugh@co.boone.in.us by March 17. If special accommodations are needed, call the SWCD office. 
 
Sponsored by: 
  • Boone County Soil & Water Conservation District
  • Boone County Extension Service
  • USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
  • Indiana State Department of Agriculture
  • Hendricks County soil & Water Conservation District
Equal Opportunity, Equal Access Organizations
 
 

27
Friday

Herbicide Webinar Panel

1:30pm - 2:30pm