OH No-Till: Dave Brandt Field Day Recap

Dave Brandt, the keynote speaker from our Make Your Soil Great Again Meeting, recently held a field day on his farm in Ohio. The Ohio No-Till Council has made video from this field day available. To watch Dave Brandt and others speak, click on the link below:

https://ohionotillcouncil.com/2017/04/01/april-2017-brandt-field-day-summary/

Tree Sale: April 22!

Our Tree Sale is this Saturday (4/22)!!

If you’ve pre-ordered, don’t forget to pick up your trees!

If you didn’t pre-order, trees will be available for purchase on a first-come, first-serve basis, see price list below

Poster Contest 2017: Attention K-12 Students

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Attach this label to each entry: postercontestlabel_2017


 

Here is a list of websites to visit as you are researching information related to your project:

What is soil? Click here to find out

Do you have a clue where your food comes from? Get a clue here

The Challenge of Feeding Our World: Play the Game

The Story of the Soil: Videos Available

Amount of Each Food Group You Need Daily: Interactive Site

State Ag Facts: Info Here

My First Garden: Plan It!

All About Soil: Learn About It Here

Gardening For Nutrition: Choose Healthy

Healthy Soil For Life: USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service

Soils for School: Click here


Elkhart County SWCD Prizes:

We will award ribbons to the top three posters entered by any classroom.

Grand Prizes of $25 gift cards will be awarded to each of the five grade categories. These posters will then be entered into the state contest.

Second place prize is $15 per age category

Third place prize is $10 per age category