To Recognize and Celebrate the International Year of Soils:
USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
and its partners are hosting a conference on soils to encourage and
welcome collaboration on a plan for soils work in New Hampshire
Durham, NH, March 5, 2015–The U.S. Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service, along with its partners: the U.S. Forest Service, The New Hampshire Association of Conservation Districts, The New Hampshire Association of Natural Resource Scientists, The University of New Hampshire Agriculture Experiment Station, The New Hampshire Department of Agriculture, Markets and Food, and The Society of Soil Scientists of Northern New England is hosting a free soils conference on April 14th at the NH Audubon Society, 84 Silk Farm Rd., Concord NH from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
This conference will focus on working to improve recognition of the value and use of soils information in land use decision making. With declining budgets and staff, it is critical to set priorities and strengthen partnerships to meet the soil health needs of New Hampshire. This conference is a free opportunity to hear about soil activities from USDA NRCS and other agencies and organizations and to provide input on future directions and approaches.
More information: 2015 NH Soils Conf.
Space is limited, please RSVP to email@example.com by April 7, 2015.