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An Assessment of Organic Farming on Soil Physical and Chemical Properties

June 5 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

What will you learn?
Join this webinar to learn about the long term impact that organic farming practices can have on various soil properties. Researchers from University of Nebraska have published recent articles assessing the soil impacts of forty years organic farming practices. The research found that organic practices can increase soil organic matter content, fertility, and water storage, and reduce the soil’s susceptibility to compaction. Learn more…

Presenter(s):

  • Dr. Charles Francis, Professor, Department of Agronomy and Horticulture, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE
  • Dr. Samuel Wortman, Assistant Professor, Department of Agronomy and Horticulture, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE
  • Dr. Humberto Blanco, Assistant Professor, Department of Agronomy and Horticulture, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE

Session Details: Jun 5, 2018 3:00 pm US/Eastern     Duration: 01:00 (hh:mm)
*** Please join the session 15 minutes prior to the start of the webinar. ***