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Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at 9:30am to 5:00pm
Empire State Plaza, Concourse Level - Meeting Rooms 2-4 Albany, NY
New York Soil Health will host the first statewide soil health conference in New York.
This event is for farmers, researchers, agriculture service providers, government agencies, non-profits and policy-makers interested in advancing soil health efforts across the state.
The summit will host 20 expert panelists and speakers, including farmers, researchers, agricultural specialists, and policymakers. The featured keynote speaker is David Montgomery, professor and MacArthur Fellow from University of Washington, author of the critically acclaimed new book “Growing a Revolution: Bringing Our Soil Back to Life”.
Summit topics include:
Summit speakers include researchers from Cornell University and the USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service; non-profit leaders from The Nature Conservancy, Northeast Organic Farming Association, American Farmland Trust, and the New York Farm Viability Institute; farmers from New York; and government leaders.
For more information, detailed agenda, and to register* for the conference please visit www.summit.newyorksoilhealth.org.