Building Resilient Cropping Systems and Conserving Water

Brendon Rockey, Colorado farmer and soil health expert
Brendon Rockey, Colorado farmer and soil health expert

Please join us for two special presentations!

Date & Time: Friday, August 19, 2016, 3:00 -7:00 PM

Location: LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th Street, Corvallis, OR

Brendon Rockey – bringing Life back into Farming – Brendon will share the rationale behind his family’s farming practices including the extensive use of cover crops and companion planting to build soil health and maximize water resources.

Amy Garrett – Dry Farming in Western Oregon – Amy will discuss the expansion of the OSU Small Farms Dry Farming Collaborative program including the crops, the farmers, the observations, and the data.

Reserve a seat online or $10 suggested donation at the door

Social Hour: 6-7 PM with tapas and no-host bar

This event is made possible by funds from:

  • Western Sustainable Ag Research and Education
  • Oregon State University Small Farms
  • Benton Soil and Water Conservation District
  • Benton County Farm Bureau
  • GS3 Quality Seed
  • KB Seed Solutions
  • Saddle Butte Ag Inc
  • Weaver Seed of Oregon
  • Lewis Seed

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