Sustainable Agriculture Webinar Series

Posted: February 1, 2017

Sustainable agriculture webinar series focuses on cropping strategies for managing soil health.

The 2017 Penn State Extension Sustainable Agriculture Webinar Series addresses topics related to soil health over three days in February. Each webinar will be an hour long and will include two separate speakers. Join the live webinars from 12 to 1 pm EST on February 6th, 13th, and 20th. There is no fee to attend this event. Register is available on the Extension Sustainable Agriculture website.

Topics and speakers include:

February 6

  • Fungal Endophytes: Fungi that Facilitate Farming Presented by Mary Barbercheck, Penn State
  • Understanding Biological Seed and Soil Treatments Presented by Alyssa Collins, Penn State

February 13

  • Impacts of Grazing Management on Soil Health Presented by Jessica Williamson, Penn State
  • No-till and Grazing Integration to Improve Soil Presented by Sjoerd Duiker, Penn State

February 20

  • Double Cropping with Fall Manure Presented by Rachel Milliron, Penn State
  • Crediting N Supply from Cover Crops and Soil Organic Matter Presented by Charlie White, Penn State

Contact Information

Kristy Borrelli
  • Extension Educator, Agronomy
Phone: 814-863-9845