University of Maryland Extension

Webinar (1 CEU): Nutrient Management Strategies for Organic Transition

When: 
Tuesday, Mar. 5, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Where: 
https://www.agronomy.org/education/classroom/classes/663
Event Type: 
Presenter: 
North Central Region Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program
Description/Notes: 

Nutrient management on crop acres transitioning into organic production can be challenging, as it requires a more holistic understanding of nutrient flows and cycling on a farm compared to nutrient management on conventional crop production acres. Conventional nutrient management is relatively simple compared to organic nutrient management, since the latter is more closely tied to biological systems and soil ecology. To help unravel this complexity, this webinar will cover inherent challenges and possible solutions for nutrient management on organic transition and certified organic acres.

Pre-registration required: https://www.agronomy.org/education/classroom/classes/663

*Must provide proof of attendance to MDA at nminfo.mda@maryland.gov to receive credit for 1 CEU for Maryland Agricultural Nutrient Management Certification. Reference "course number 2746"*

Cost: 
Free
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