2019 Upcoming Agronomy & Soils Programs
Agronomy Conservation Tillage Field Tour
June 27th in Delta, CO & 28th in Fruita, CO
Western Colorado Soil Health Conference
The Western Colorado Soil Health Conference will take place February 21st and 22nd in Delta, CO at the Center for Performing Arts. The conference will showcase local producers implementing innovative production techniques that improve soil health and the producer’s bottom line. In addition, there will be scientists and agency personnel discussing various aspects of the science behind soil health.
Keep an eye on the Soil Health Conference Website for more info.
Produce Safety and FSMA On-Farm Readiness Review
January 9th & 10th, 2019 at the Mesa County Fairgrounds in Grand Junction, CO
The Colorado Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association, Rocky Mountain Farmers Union, CSU Extension and Colorado Department of Agriculture will be hosting a FSMA Training Course on January 9, 2019 at the Mesa County Fairgrounds in Grand Junction. The training is scheduled from 7:30 am -5:00 pm. The registration fee is $50 which includes a light breakfast, lunch, PSA materials, and a certificate of completion as required under FSMA. Note that attendees must be present for the entire course to receive a certificate. A produce safety plan (which is not required under FSMA) writing workshop will be held January 10th at the same location.