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Rice County No-Till and Cover Crop Tour with farmers Mike Ludwig, John Becker, and Tim Little

August 24, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

  • RSVP to Alex Romano, LSP, 507-523-3366

Cover crops, no-till and soil health will be the focus of a field tour co-sponsored by the Land Stewardship Project and the Rice Soil and Water Conservation District on Friday, August, 24, from 9:30 a.m. to noon. The tour starts at Mike Ludwig’s farm (1355 90th St. E., Northfield, MN 55057-4338) with a stop at John Becker’s fields, and ends at Tim Little’s farm (11811 Canby Ave., Faribault, MN 55021-7217). Ludwig, Becker and Little will speak about their experiences with no-till, fall aerial cover crop seeding, weed suppression, cover crop mixes, erosion control, economics, and their local farmer network.

Registration begins at 9:15 am, rain or shine! Picnic lunch to follow (free-will donations accepted).

For more information, or to RSVP, contact LSP’s Alex Romano at 507-523-3366 or aromano@landstewardshipproject.org.

Details

Date:
August 24, 2018
Time:
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Website:
https://landstewardshipproject.org/events/item/1232

Venue

1355 90th St E
1355 90th St E
Northfield, MN 55057 United States
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