Spring Soil Conference 

 Managing for the Microbial Communities:

The interactions and impacts of soil health and forage quality.

Agenda:

8:30am - 9:00am: Registration

 

9:00am : Rulers of the Underground – Promoting Soil Biology for Soil Health

Jamie Patton, UW-Extension

 

10:00 : Break

 

10:15am : The Frontier of Understanding the Rumen/Gut Microbiome

Dr. Guy Jodarski, Organic Valley, DVM

 

11:15am : Livestock Antibiotics, Microbial Communities and Soil Function 

Carl Wepking, Ph. D., UW-Madison, Grasslands 2.0 Project

 

12:00pm : Lunch (provided with registration)

 

12:30pm : Soil Health Indicators - New Testing Mechanisms/Methods 

Derrick Raspor, NRCS

 

1:15pm : Forage Quality - Effects on Microbes and Ways to Manage

Jason Cavadini, UW-Marshfield Agricultural Research Station

 

2:00pm : Putting it all Together - Panel with all Presenters 

 

3:00pm : Adjournment (and Evaluations)

 

Attendees traveling from afar are encouraged to find a carpool to hop in with or volunteer to drive at https://www.groupcarpool.com/t/7bs4dq (Spring Soil Conference - UWSP - April 16th).

**POSTPONED** Spring Soil Conference
Thu, Apr 16
Dreyfus University Center
Apr 16, 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Dreyfus University Center, Stevens Point, WI 54481, USA
***POSTPONED*** (New date TBD) Managing for the Microbial Communities: The interactions and impacts of soil health and forage quality.
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Join us for a day discussing the "other herds".

**POSTPONED** Thurs, April 16th, 9am-3pm

UW-Stevens Point

$25/person*, includes parking, lunch and morning refreshments.

*Student registration is free, but will need to purchase a lunch ticket if interested.

Thanks to our collaborators and sponsors!

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715-343-6215

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Location: 

1100 Main St Suite 150, Stevens Point, WI 54481