Tue, Jun 27|
Beck Agricultural Center
CCSI-SARE Soil Health & Sustainability for Midwestern Field Staff
An advanced soil health workshop for Indiana Conservation Partnership Staff and other Ag Professionals
Time & Location
Jun 27, 10:00 AM EDT – Jun 29, 5:00 PM EDT
Beck Agricultural Center, 4550 US-52, West Lafayette, IN 47906, USA
About the Event
This 3-Day “In-Depth” Soil Health Training is June 27-29, 2023 at the Beck Agricultural Center at the Agronomy Center for Research and Education (ACRE), 4540 U.S. 52 W, West Lafayette, IN 47906, Students will learn to teach others about soil health, its importance, and diagnosis, along with practices to improve soil health. Learn what to look for in a soil pit and learn from local farmers about their soil health systems.
Suggested Prerequisites: Completed CCSI-SARE Fundamentals of Soil Health AND either CCSI-SARE Intro to Soil Health or an undergraduate level soils course.
- Day 1: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Eastern
- Day 2: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Eastern
- Day 3: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Eastern
This training will include hands-on exercises in the field. Please dress accordingly.
Room block - Hampton Inn & Suites, West Lafayette; (765) 269-8000; Group Code SHT or book online: Click on the dates to change those to the arrival and departure dates that you need. Click on special rates and enter "SHT" where it says "group code" then click close. Lastly, click "Check Rooms & Rates”. You will see your room options, the name of your group name, and your group rate ($100+taxes). If the room block is full, other area hotels are listed below
• Home2Suites, Lafayette; (765) 771-7575
• Residence Inn, Lafayette; (765) 479-7208
• Holiday Inn Express & Suites, Lafayette; (765) 449-4400
• Hilton Garden Inn, West Lafayette; (765) 743-2100
Jun 15, 5:00 PM EDT
This ticket is for employees of NRCS. NRCS should reach out to your supervisor regarding this training
This ticket is for employees of Indiana SWCDs.
This ticket is for employees of Purdue Extension.
This ticket is for employees of ISDA, IDEM, IDNR, or FSA
This ticket is for ag professionals who are NOT employed by NRCS, SWCD, Purdue Extension or other Indiana Conservation Partners.
Jun 15, 12:00 PM EDT
If the allocated tickets for your organization are sold out, you may register for a public ticket.