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Luglio 24 @ 10: 00 am - 3:00 PDT

$15

Unisciti a noi per la Giornata del Campo Biologico presso il Pacific Northwest Organic Center (PNWOC)!

I partecipanti avranno l'opportunità di interagire uno a uno con Rodale Institute Centro organico del nord-ovest del Pacifico personale e squadra di Consulenti organicie scopri i nostri progetti di ricerca e dimostrazione incentrati sull'agricoltura biologica e pensati su misura per gli agricoltori del Pacifico nordoccidentale. Questo evento è ideale per ricercatori, studenti, educatori e tutti gli agricoltori, sia che tu sia interessato a saperne di più sull'agricoltura biologica, sia interessato a servizi di consulenza per la transizione al biologico o sia attualmente un agricoltore biologico del Pacifico nordoccidentale. La partecipazione è di $ 15 a persona. Durante l'evento verrà offerto il pranzo.


Aspetti salienti dell'evento:

Compostaggio – Rick Carr, Direttore senior dell'azienda agricola e Maestro Compostatore

Il compostaggio può soddisfare due esigenze in agricoltura: gestire i rifiuti e migliorare la salute del suolo per la produzione agricola. Unisciti a Rick Carr, direttore senior dell'azienda agricola, al PNWOC per una panoramica della produzione di compost in azienda. Scopri la gestione dei rifiuti solidi, la logistica del compostaggio, l'economia, la gestione delle materie prime, l'utilizzo e i vantaggi del compost, nonché le caratteristiche fisiche, biologiche e chimiche del compost finito. Il signor Carr esaminerà anche gli standard biologici relativi al compostaggio.

Organic Blueberry Management – Tim Colton, previous Farm Manager

Tim Colton will be speaking on the foundations of organic blueberry management, against the backdrop of some of the oldest continually organic managed blueberries in Washington.  Topics covered will include site preparation, maintaining soil health, weed management and pest/disease management.

Consulenze agricole GRATUITE – Nathanael Gonzales-Siemens, Direttore della consulenza regionale del Pacifico

Il Rodale Institute Consulting team is excited to offer free individual sessions for farmers or brands interested in finding out more about how Organic and Regenerative Organic Certification can fit into their business plans. Half hour slots will be available and can be used to discuss any of the following topics: Certification of land, crops or a product line. Agronomics. Crop rotation plans. Cover Crops, Animal integration. Marketing. On-farm research. Grants and financial support. Sign up for a consulting session here.

Rodale Institute Agroforestry Research and PNWOC – Leigh Archer, Ph.D., Director of Perennial Systems Research

The goals of Rodale’s Perennial Systems Research Program are to identify agroforestry and orchard cropping systems that are horticulturally viable and provide economic sustainability for growers. The program’s research projects focus on establishing best practices to facilitate the adoption, installation, and continued management of alternative orchard production systems in each of Rodale’s target regions. This session will cover the fundamentals of perennial crops and highlight opportunities for growers to incorporate these climate-smart agroforestry techniques.

Rodale Institute Research Priorities and Current Projects – Andrew Smith, Ph.D., Chief Scientific Officer

Dr. Andrew Smith, Chief Scientific Officer at Rodale Institute, will provide a brief update of Rodale’s research priorities and current research projects. This will include updates on the long-term Farming Systems Trial, Vegetable Systems Trial, nutrient density testing, organic reduced tillage systems, and some of the research at other research locations around the country.

Regenerative Healthcare: Connecting Soil Health to Gut Health – Dr. Arti Chandra, Functional and Integrative Medicine Family Physician

As a functional medicine family physician, Dr Chandra will discuss her approaches of seeking root causes of people’s health issues and working from there through lifestyle approaches, nutraceutical and mind-body approaches to help reduce symptoms and the burden of disease processes and restore optimal wellness and vitality.   She will present on the primary root cause of our chemical agricultural system on contributing to most chronic disease processes and teach about soil health principles for human health and planetary health

Ordine del giorno:

Wednesday, July 24, 2024, 10 am to 3 pm

9: 30 AM - Registrazione

10: 00 AM – Welcome & Introductions

10: 30 - 12: 30 PM – In Field Presentations (we will walk between stations around the farm):

  • Compostaggio
  • Organic Blueberry Management
  • Raspberry Field Trial / Agroforestry
  • Sanità Rigenerativa
  • Farmer Consultations – Advanced sign up required

12: 30 PM – Boxed Lunch (will be provided)

1: 15 PM - 1: 45 PM – Remarks and Q&A by Dr. Andrew Smith, Rodale Institute Chief Scientific Officer

1: 45 pm - 2: 15 pm – Washington State University Soil Health Initiative by Dr. Gabriel LaHue, Assistant Professor of Soil Science, WSU

2: 15 PM - 2: 30 PM – In-Field Presentation from Graduate Students at Washington State University

3: 00 PM - Program Conclusion


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Dettagli

Data:
Luglio 24
Orari:
10: 00 am - 3: pm 00 PDT
Costo:
$15
Categorie di eventi:
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Rodale Institute Centro organico del nord-ovest del Pacifico
55931 State Route 20
Rockport, WA 98283 Stati Uniti
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