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Sustainability 3.0: Innovations for the Innovators Field Day

August 4 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

A Field Day will be held on August 4th from 1-4pm at the Stute Farm, W3736 Little Prairie Rd, East Troy, WI 53120.

Field Day August 4th–Sustainability 3.0: Innovations for the Innovators, joint-hosted by MFAI, the Nature Conservancy, and the Racine County Producer-Led Watershed group. Jim Stute of the watershed group will present the results of his study band-applying gypsum to alleviate soil crusting in no-till corn. MFAI agroecologist Nicole Tautges will demonstrate Kernza, the first perennial grains in the U.S., and talk about why WI growers could benefit from using a perennial grains on their farm. Ricardo Costa of TNC will present on a collaboration between TNC and a local grower to implement pollinator and wildlife habitat strips on farm, discussing incentives and benefits to cropland.

Preregistration is requested. Please call Ricardo at (573) 639-8971 to register. This event is free and will be held rain or shine.

Venue

Stute Farm
W3736 Little Prairie Road
East Troy, WI 53120 United States
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