April 21, 2017
Health Professions Center Room
April 26, 2017
Frederick Community College
Come out to these free workshops and learn about soil science and health. The sessions also include a presentation on the guidelines and application process for a $100,000 Innovation Technology grant that will be awarded for projects dealing with the integration of nutrient reductions with climate change adaptation.
The agenda is the same for both workshops:
8:30 -9:00 Registration and Breakfast
9:00-9:10 Welcome and Introduction; Susan Payne, Maryland Department of Agriculture
9:10-10:10 Dishing More Dirt on the Science of Soils; Dr. Sara Via, University of Maryland Extension
10:20-11:20 An Awesome and Interactive Look at Healthy Soils; Dean Cowherd and Carl Robinette, USDA NRCS
11:20-11:50 $100,000 Opportunity through the Innovative Technology Grant Program; Ronnie Gist, Maryland Industrial Partnerships
The events are free, but registration is requested via e-mail: Phillip Stafford at the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, firstname.lastname@example.org, or Susan Payne at the Maryland Department of Agriculture, email@example.com.
For more information about the workshops or to register visit the site here.