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Manhatan, KS 66506

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2019 Soil Health Summer Tour Field Day, August 12 in Spring Hill



The Soil Health Partnership, K-State, Kansas Corn, and Guetterman Brothers’ Farms are hosting a Soil Health Field on Monday, August 12 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. The event will be held at the Guetterman Brothers’ Family Farms, 14633 West 239th Street, Spring Hill.

The focus of the on-farm research is evaluating the impact of cover crops on crop production and soil health through precision agriculture tools. Topic areas that will be featured include: soil health partnership, soil health data, cover crop garden, principles of soil health, and fertility of healthy soils. This field day portion will be followed with the District 8 East Central Listening Tour and dinner by Jack Stack Barbeque.

Interested individuals can register online at https://kscorn.com/tour.