Rangeland Soil Health Workshop/Tour

 June 7, 2017

Bomber Mountain Civic Center and Merlin Ranch Buffalo, Wyoming

Agenda

What is Soil Health

Marlon Winger - Basics of Soil Health & Five Governing Principles  

Roger Stockton – Rainfall Simulator

Why is Soil Health Important

Derek Scasta - Interaction between soil health, forage quality/quantity, and livestock production

Peter Stahl - Overview of soil microbiology and the implications for soil health and forage/livestock production

How can we measure soil health on rangelands

 Jay Norton – Setting attainable targets and monitoring soil health in the field and lab

What we know (and need to know)

Emily Bean – Research Project Overview 

Timm Gergeni – Research Project Overview

Ranch Tour

Merlin Ranch General Information

Hall Homestead Pasture Monitoring Information

Hall Pasture Monitoring Information

Merlin Ranch Monitoring 2014 

Merlin Ranch Monitoring 2015

Merlin Ranch Monitoring 2016

Speaker Contact Information

June 2017 Speakers

  
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