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Demystifying Regenerative Grazing and Soil Health with Dr. Allen Williams

August 24 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Free

Register Now for this Two-Part Workshop!

The National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT) will host a two-part workshop in August for ag professionals, educators and mentor farmers to provide information and hands-on training on regenerative grazing, soil health, and monitoring. NCAT soil and livestock specialists will be joined by Dr. Allen Williams of Understanding Ag, LLC. to lead these workshops.

We will equip participants with the tools and information needed to confidently help producers or fellow farmers understand soil health and regenerative grazing management. Questions we will explore include:
• How is regenerative different from sustainable or organic?
• How can this terminology shape farmers’ decision-making processes?
• What indicators can farmers use to determine whether their management practices are building or damaging soil health?
• What can ag professionals and educators do to support farmers in their efforts to improve grazing management and build soil health?

We will explore these topics and more. Join us!

Participants are encouraged to attend both workshops, but attendance of both is not required. We welcome whatever level of participation is possible.

Part 1: Virtual Workshop

August 24, 2021, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. CT (lunch break 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.)
To register for the virtual workshop, visit: Virtual Workshop Registration

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting via Zoom.

Part 2: On-Farm Workshop:

Where: BDA Farm, 8661 Hwy. 183, Uniontown, AL 36786
When: August 27, 2021, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. CT

To register for the in-person workshop, visit: On-Farm Workshop Registration

This workshop is free, but registration is required. Lunch will be provided.

Sponsors
This workshop is sponsored by the National Center for Appropriate Technology through the ATTRA Sustainable Agriculture program, under a cooperative agreement with USDA Rural Development. This workshop was also made possible in part by funding from the Southern Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education (SSARE) Professional Development Program. ATTRA.NCAT.ORG.

Questions?
Please contact Nina Prater at ninap@ncat.org.

Details

Date:
August 24
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
www.ncat.org/events

Organizer

National Center for Appropriate Technology
Phone:
479-575-1388
Email:
ninap@ncat.org
Website:
www.ncat.org

Venue

Virtual
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