Cover cropInterested in cover crops? Farmers, students, researchers, extension educators, government and industry representatives, and other cover crop enthusiasts are invited to the first annual Northeast Cover Crops Council Meeting hosted by Cornell University and the USDA NRCS Big Flats Plant Materials Center on November 8-9, 2017.  Presentations on November 8 will focus on soil health, cover crop practices for no-till, pest management, cover crop mixtures, harvesting cover crops for forage, and more. Participants will also have the opportunity to present their own work in a Poster Reception featuring local and seasonal refreshments and hors d’oeuvres. November 9 will feature a field tour of the cover crop demonstration plots at the USDA-NRCS Big Flats Plant Materials Center in Big Flats, NY. This meeting will be a great opportunity to learn about advances and network with cover crop experts from the Northeast.

Space is limited, so register now to secure your spot!  (Once capacity is reached, a wait list will become available.)

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Cornell University - The Statler Hotel
130 Statler Drive
Ithaca, New York 14853
USA

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Registration for this day is separate and may be completed through this website.

USDA-NRCS Big Flats Plant Materials Center
3266 RT 352
Big Flats, NY 14814
USA

 


Thanks to Johnny’s Selected Seeds, King’s Agriseeds, and Northeast SARE for their support of this meeting.

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kings agriseeds logo 

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Questions about the meeting? Please contact Sandra Wayman at sw783@cornell.edu.

Registration questions or difficulties, please contact Jenn Thomas-Murphy at jnt3@cornell.edu.

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