Agriculture Innovation Day: Focus on Soils

Date: August 24, 2016
Time: 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Location: Saginaw Valley Research & Extension Center, Frankenmuth, Mich.

Michigan State University (MSU) will host its first MSU Agriculture Innovation Day: Focus on Soils on Aug. 24, 2016, at the Saginaw Valley Research and Extension Center in Frankenmuth, Michigan.

The educational field day will deliver cutting-edge information on soil health topics ranging from nutrient management and soil quality to compaction and tile technology. Farmers will have the opportunity to hear from science-based, experts and see the results of various techniques on both crop growth and soil quality. They will also learn about the soil testing and plant diagnostics resources offered by MSU

MSU Agriculture Innovation Day is slated to become an annual event that will focus on in-depth education on a single topic. The event will rotate to various locations throughout the state. Experts will deliver  innovative information to help producers take the next step in improving their bottom line while maintaining environmentally sound practices on their farms.

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