Extension Educators, NGO’s, and outreach and policy professionals who are involved with agriculture, energy, and natural resources won’t want to miss the 2014 Extension Energy and Environment Summit.
This event will include conventional conference sessions, as well as extension speed sharing sessions and multiple field tours. The conference will be held September 23-25, 2014 at the Gateway Hotel & Conference Center, 2100 Green Hills Drive, Ames, Iowa.
The conference will kick-off with an evening plenary session from John Gilliland, titled, “Sustainable Intensification: What Is It and...Read More
This story features David Yarrow, who is participating in a NCR-SARE Farmer Rancher grant project on biochar. Participating farmers will learn how to properly prepare and test charcoal (biochar) in soils on at least 28 test beds in the Lawrence, Kansas foodshed.
Source: Tara Maxwell, Acres USA, The Voice of Eco-Agriculture, May 2013 Vol. 43 No 5
You most likely heard of biochar, but you probably have lots of questions about how to successfully use this soil amendment on your fields. Biochar advocate David Yarrow is working to provide answers...Read More