The Call for Presentations and Symposia has been released for the 66th SWCS International Annual Conference (July 17-20, 2011 in Washington, DC).
The theme of the conference is "Conservation Science and Policy: Global Perspectives and Applications" and the deadline for submissions is 12/17/2010. For more information or to download the Call for Presentations, go to http://www.swcs.org/11ac
Monday, October 18, 2010
Friday, October 8, 2010
SWCS/NRCS Workshop and Webinar
Soil Health for Grazing Lands and Croplands
Live from Monte
November 2, 2010
8 a.m. — 3:30 p.m.
Two soil health experts from
will discuss the latest on cropland and rangeland system cover crops. The workshop will be streamed live on the web via Ustream. North Dakota
· Soil Health Timeline
· Cropping Systems Based on Soil Health
· Cover Crops as a Tool
· Grazing Systems Based on Soil Health
· Rebuilding Soil Health on a Farm (The Why)
Jay Fuhrer, District Conservationist
USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
Ken Miller, District Grazing Specialist/Technician
Burleigh County Soil Conservation District
There is no charge to participate via Ustream. Go to: www.swcs.org/colorado to watch.
To register and attend in person (in Monte Vista, CO) or for more information on the workshop, contact Mike Collins at (719) 589-6432 ext 138 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and Colorado Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society (SWCS) have partnered to conduct the training session.