August 11, 2022, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM (US Eastern)
Join the Hoosier Chapter for their Summer Training: Veggies, Pollinators, and More on Thursday, August 11, in Noblesville, Indiana.
Free to attend, but registration is REQUIRED by August 8th. Space is limited. Lunch provided.
Register Online by August 8th: Register for Events | CCSI (ccsin.org)
Speakers & Topics:
Katy Rogers, Teter Organic Farm Manager
Katy will give a walking tour* of Teter, Organic Farm. The tour will include their CRP site, CSA program, peace garden, bees, pollinators and more!
*Be sure to be prepared for the approx. 1 hour walking tour. If you need accommodations, please indicate when registering. Ellie Blaine, Urban Soil Health Program Director Elli and the Urban Soil Health Program Team will share about the Small Farm Soil Health and statewide efforts. They’ll even offer an opportunity for some hands-on learning.
Mike Smith, Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever
There are many opportunities to provide pollinator and other wildlife habitat on most farms. Smith will share results from a multi-year project demonstrating farmer-beekeeper collaboration, highlight opportunities for technical and financial assistance for establishing habitat, and describe what makes for high-quality wildlife habitat near cropland.