August 27, 2015
Kauffman Seeds West - 9218 Halstead Road, Hutchinson, Kansas (watch for yellow field day signs)
Featured speaker, Gabe Brown, manages 5000 acres with his wife, Shelly, and son, Paul, near Bismarck, North Dakota. Improving soil health is their priority using no-till, cover and companion crops, and livestock. Gabe is one of the pioneers in the soil health movement. Over 2,000 people visit the Brown ranch annually to see this unique operation for themselves. Field day also includes: Tours of Kauffman cover crop test plots and a panel of Kansas farmers talking about local cover crops.
Lunch provided courtesy of Kauffman Seeds. No cost to attend but please call Howard by Tuesday, August 25th, to reserve a lunch at 620-727-6546 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.