Providing farmers with information about best practices for managing soils under high rainfall conditions. The workshop will combine presentations about strategies for different types of agriculture, and visit a number of farms to look at specific issues, depending on soil types. Lunch provided by the Somenos Women’s Institute.
FEATURED SPEAKERS: DeLisa Lewis, Research Associate at UBC’s Faculty of Land and Food Systems, Bob Maxwell, retired BC Ministry
of Environment, Lands and Parks soils scientist, and Wayne Haddow, former Regional Agrologist for the Cowichan Valley.
SATURDAY FEBRUARY 11 2017
COWICHAN AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY HALL 5855 Clements St., Duncan, BC
8:30AM-4:30PM COST: $75 + GST
To register, contact Larissa at Cowichan Green Community, 360 Duncan Avenue, Duncan, BC: 250-748-8506 or firstname.lastname@example.org