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Field Day on Soil Health Tests and WSARE Trial of Cover Cropping and Johnson-Su Inoculations

October 9 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm MDT

Pata Viva field trial plotAt this free field day,

  • learn about a WSARE field trial of cover cropping and Johnson-Su inoculations at Pata Viva Farm,
  • explore the impacts of microbes on plant and soil health with Dr. David Johnson and Hui-Chun Su-Johnson, and
  • practice how to do simple field tests of soil health, including water infiltration, soil surface and subsurface observations, and earthworm counts.

Afterwards, enjoy good food and networking at a grant-funded dinner.

Please bring:

  • Water bottles
  • Sun protection
  • Work clothes

To help us plan for the dinner and make sure there are enough tools for the field tests, please preregister at https://www.crucescreatives.org/event-4951243. Registration is capped at 30 participants.

Details

Date:
October 9
Time:
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm MDT

Venue

Pata Viva Farm
625 Loomis Rd
Las Cruces, NM 88007 United States
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