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“Everything Soil” – Soil Quality Workshop
June 28, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm$20
At the WSU Wilke Research and Extension Farm in Davenport, WA
- Healthy soil characteristics (compaction, water infiltration, and soil organic matter)
- Nutrient application (soil ph and balanced soils for increased production)
- Managing soil variability (site specific nutrient application, and drone and aerial imagery technology)
Lunch provided by Hungry Hound BBQ
$20 Registration Fee to be paid @
Pre-register by Friday, June 23rd for this workshop for double the chances at door prizes!
Prizes include: Soil Compaction Meter, Collect n Go Soil Buckets, Soil Tests by Best-Test Analytical Services, Soil Probes, and pH Meters.
Registration Opens @ 9:00 AM
Most sessions given twice in reverse order.
A1/ B7 – Isacc Madsen & Jeremy Hansen, WSU Crops & Soils
Canola’s impact on soil quality
A2/ B8 – Paul Carter, WSU Extension
Micronutrient availability in the soil
A3/ B9 – Bill Schillinger, WSU Crops & Soils
Legumes impact on soil quality
A4/ B10 – Paul Carter, WSU Extension
Everything soil pH
Lunch by Hungry Hound BBQ
A5 & B4 – Chad Dinkins, H.A. Ag Solutions, LLC
Using satellite imagery to assess soils
A6 & B5 – Haiying Tao, WSU Extension
Protein monitors as a tool to assess soils
A7 & B6 – Lav Khot, WSU Precision Ag
Drone imagery and demonstration
A8/ B1 – Dave Huggins, WSDA/ARS
Assessing soil health
A9/ B2 – Aaron Esser, WSU Extension
Testing soil health characteristics
A10/ B3 – Steward Wuest, OSU
Water movement within soil
Sessions conclude at 3:30 p.m.
4 CEU Credits Approved: 1 Nutrient Management and 3 Soil and Water Management.