Conference on soil health and cover crops set for Oct. 28-29

In Delta Farm Press

The completion of harvest and cooler temperatures make the fall months a good time for farmers to examine their soils and consider planting cover crops to prevent winter erosion and build biomass.

The Arkansas Association of Conservation Districts and USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service are teaming up to present a conference on those topics at the Arkansas State University Convocation Center in Jonesboro, Ark., Oct. 28-29. Farmers from across the country are invited to attend.

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Cover crop conference October 28-29

From Delta Farm Press

by Elton Robinson

There was so much interest in the first Southern Agricultural Cover Crops Conference that organizers decided to do it again.

The 2014 Southern Agricultural Cover Crops Conference will be held Oct. 28-29 at the Arkansas State University Convocation Center, Jonesboro, Ark.

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