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Farming for the Future Field Day

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Date August 27, 2019   -   August 28, 2019
Time 3:00 p.m.
Location Jeff Pontius Farm, 9829 PA-147, Sunbury, PA 17801
Registration Required Yes
Fee Description Free, but registration required


You are invited to the Farming for the Future Field Day

Hosted by:
USDA NRCS, Northumberland County Conservation District, and Penn State Extension

This event is FREE, but registration is required for meal count. To register, contact:
Janette Lesher
570-415-3117 or
janette.lesher@usda.gov

3pm: Welcome and Presentations: Pontius Farm Overview
5pm: Hot roast beef dinner
6pm 30 Minute Breakout Sessions:

  • Drill calibration demonstration
  • Precision ag used in no-till and cover crop situations
  • Utilizing technology to improve management decisions
  • Crediting soil organic matter and cover crops in variable rate N prescriptions

For more information, please contact: Janette Lesher, 570-415-3117