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WI Cover Crops Conference Coming in March!

wisconsin-cover-crops-2Wisconsin Cover Crops Conference:

Your Farm, Your Options

March 13-14, 2014

Kalahari Resorts and Convention Center – WI Dells

The Michael Fields Agricultural Institute and WI Natural Resources Conservation Service are pleased to be able to host the 2014 WI Cover Crops Conference at the Kalahari Resorts in WI Dells. This conference aims to educate participants about soil health and the role of cover crops in improving soil health. This conference is intended for anyone interested in learning more about cover crops and cover cropping systems. Breakout sessions are offered in 5 different tracks, providing a broad range of breadth and depth for everyone from beginning and novice cover croppers to more advanced practitioners.

The WI Cover Crops Conference begins the evening of March 13, 2014 and runs until the afternoon of March 14, 2014. During this time there will be over 20 sessions for participants to attend including 18 breakout sessions and 5 plenary events including a Keynote Fishbowl Farmer- Researcher Panel and a Soil Health Farmer Panel. Breakout session tracks include: Cover Crop Basics, Cover Crops Management, Cropping System Specifics, Economics and Risk Management, and the Multi- functionality of Cover Crops.

For a complete description of the WI Cover Crops Conference and to view the program Agenda with topics and speakers CLICK HERE.

Register Today!

Interested in attending this exciting conference? Go to our registration page on EventBrite or Download a Registration Form now!

The cost of attendance for this event is $85 and includes Dinner on March 13 and Breakfast and Lunch on March 14.

Lodging for the WI Cover Crops Conference is on-site at the Kalahari Resorts in WI Dells. The Michael Fields Agricultural Institute has secured a block of rooms for conference participants at the discounted price of $104 for the night of Thursday, March 13, 2014.

Please call 877-253-5466 to make reservations and request ‘MFAI Room Block’.

Direct questions can be directed to Kalahari staff at: (608) 254-5466 or (608) 254-3314

We look forward to seeing you there!