Updated March 3rd, 2017 – On February 9th, 2017 CSU held a Soil Health Workshop in Dove Creek, Colorado. Approximately 40 people attended the workshop to hear from CSU research scientists Dr. Steve Fonte, Dr. Jim Ippolito, Dr. Pankaj Trivedi, and Dr. Abdel Berrada. The topics generally covered soil health, cover crops, soil sampling, soil health/quality indicators, and soil microbiological functions.
Dr. Pankaj Trivedi presenting at the Soil Health Workshop
Dr. Steve Fonte presenting at the Soil Health Workshop
Most of the Soil Health Workshop presentations were recorded and can be viewed below. Unfortunately, due to technical issues, Dr. Steve Fonte’s presentation on the NRCS CIG Cover Crop Project was not recorded, but a pdf of the PowerPoint presentation is also available below.
Dr. Steve Fonte – NRCS Conservation Innovation Grant (CIG) Cover Crop Project
Dr. Abdel Berrada – Western SARE Dryland Cover Crops Project
Levi Garchar and Blaine Nebeker – Panel Discussion with Dryland Cover Crop Project Farmers
Dr. Jim Ippolito – Soil Quality Improvements Presentation