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July 14, 2022
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Madden Hall and Olds College Demo Sites (Madden Area)

Directions to Madden Hall: Turn West off Highway #2 on to Highway 574. Follow the 574 for 19.5 km. Turn North on Range Road 30, and its your first right. 

$25 for FFGA Member $30 for Non-Member
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Soil Health Field Tour

Thursday, July 14, 2022

Soil Health Field Tour featuring Odette Menard: Odette Menard is an agricultural engineer who has had a major role in the promotion of soil conservation. Odette is an expert in earthworm behavior and practices that promote health & fertility.

Inside presentations at the Madden Hall. Field tours at Olds College Demo Sites in the afternoon.
Lunch is provided.

Some Topics Include:

  • Research & technology used on Olds College demo sites
  • Soil amendments in perennial & annual stands
  • Virtual fencing collars
  • Grazing & riparian health
  • Advanced Ag & soil carbon

Speakers for the day include: Sean Thompson, Laio Silva Sobrinho, Graeme Finn and Odette Menard

*Please dress appropriately for the weather as we will be outside for much of the day!*

Register here

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