Hoosier Chapter Professional Development and Annual Business Meeting
Wednesday, November 12 , 2014
Ball State University—L.A. Pittenger Student Center Ballroom
(Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Sustainable Practice Tour begins at 3:30 p.m.)
Join fellow conservationists to hear about timely conservation topics.
-Soil—Aggregate Stability and Microbes
-Pollinators and Beneficial Insects
-Using Plants and a Soil System for Regenerative Agriculture
-Plus, a hands on, up close and personal look at microbes and a tour of sustainable practices on the BSU campus.
Register on-line at: http://tinyurl.com/jw3pesy The registration deadline is November 4th.
2014 Conservation Scholarship
For more information, send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Application deadline is Oct. 31st.
Hoosier Chapter Award Nominations
- CONSERVATION ACCOMPLISHMENT AWARD (GROUP/INDUSTRY/BUSINESS)
- CONSERVATION ACCOMPLISHMENT AWARD (INDIVIDUAL)
- EDUCATION AND INFORMATION AWARD
- OUTSTANDING SERVICE TO THE HOOSIER CHAPTER AWARD
Science of Soil
Joel Brown, National Ecological Site Team Leader, recently worked with the New Mexico State University Soil and Environmental Science Department and the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture through a Hispanic Serving Institution grant to develop a series of videos. The videos are intended to attract and retain undergraduate students to soil science. The five videos can be found at http://scienceofsoil.org/