If you missed the Conference, you can have the next best thing to being there --- the detailed Conference Proceedings and digital-quality videos.
The 225-page Conference Proceedings provides a detailed summary of the 37 Conference speaker presentations and is an excellent reference on new technologies for direct seed cropping systems.... see ordering details ($10) on the form below!
The Conference -- Over 900 people attended the Conference, which was organized as a service to growers by the Pacific Northwest STEEP III conservation farming research program and co-sponsored by 12 Ag support companies, in cooperation with 11 PNW grower organizations, conservation district associations and other Ag support groups and agencies. The Conference featured 37 speakers, including 14 researchers and 7 industry representatives and 16 growers from across the Pacific Northwest, Northern Great Plains, Canada, Argentina, and Brazil. There were 7 in-depth Focus Sessions including: international and national trends and experiences; agronomics and economics of new crops and rotations; economics and strategies for the transition to direct seeding; grower experiences; direct seed grain legumes; row spacing; and soil quality.
Conference Videos -- Digital-quality videos are available for loan or sale ($15). For information on the topics and speakers included on each videos, contact your county Cooperative Extension or Conservation District office, or call the WSU Crop and Soil Science Dept. Extension Office at 509-335-2915 (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org).
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Pasco, WA 99302
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