Thu, Aug 11|
Teter Organic Farm
SWCS Hoosier Chapter Summer Meeting: Veggies, Pollinators, and More!
Join conservation professionals for a day that includes veggies, pollinators and more at Teter Organic Farm in Noblesville, IN.
Time & Location
Aug 11, 2022, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM EDT
Teter Organic Farm, 10980 E 221st St, Noblesville, IN 46062, USA
About the Event
Veggies, Pollinators and More!
Soil and Water Conservation Society Hoosier Chapter Summer Meeting
Location: Teter Organic Farm 10980 E 221st Street Noblesville, IN
Date / Time: Thursday, August 11, 2022 10:00 AM— 3:00PM Registration Starts 9:30 AM
Cost: None but registration is REQUIRED by August 8th. Space is limited. Lunch will be provided.
Speakers & Topics:
Katy Rogers, Teter Organic Farm Manager
Katy will give a walking tour* of Teter Organic Farm. The tour will include their CRP site, CSA program, peace garden, bees, pollinators and more!
*Be sure to be prepared for the approx. 1 hour walking tour. If you need accommodations, please indicate when registering.
Ellie Blaine, Urban Soil Health Program Director Elli and the Urban Soil Health Program team will share about the Small Farm Soil Health and statewide efforts. They’ll even offer an opportunity for some hands-on learning.
Mike Smith, Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever There are many opportunities to provide pollinator and other wildlife habitat on most farms. Smith will share results from a multi-year project demonstrating farmer-beekeeper collaboration, highlight opportunities for technical and financial assistance for establishing habitat, and describe what makes for high-quality wildlife habitat near cropland.
Stephanie Frischie, The Xerces Society Stephanie will discuss farming with Soil Life. She will introduce several key groups of soil invertebrates, their ecological roles, how to scout and identify them, and management practices to support these diverse, essential animals and their connection to healthy, living soils.
Aug 11 Summer Meeting$0.00