World-renowned soil health specialist, Jay Fuhrer, shares his dynamic presentation on the importance of soil health in the landscape.
This holiday season, embrace the regenerative gift of enduring and holistic land stewardship. Give the gift of soil health for generations to come. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to hear a world-renowned soil health specialist, Jay Fuhrer, as he presents on the importance of soil health in our landscape. Jay’s interest in soil health has resulted in numerous speaking engagements within the US, Argentina, Australia, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Russia, and South Africa.
Jay Fuhrer is a soil health specialist employed by the Natural Resources Conservation Service in Bismarck, N.D. He has boots on the ground the last 38 years working with cropping systems, grazing systems, cover crops and gardens. Jay also has an extensive background working with groups and entities such as soil and water conservation districts; national and international no-till organizations; watersheds; farm organizations; urban groups; and more.
Recently, Jay spends his time at the Menoken Farm minimizing soil disturbance, adding soil armor, maximizing plant diversity, maintaining living roots in the soil and integrating livestock. In celebration of Jay Fuhrer, his upcoming retirement, and years of contributing to FARRMS’ programming - a light reception of coffee, cider, and cookies will be held after the presentation catered by FARMtastic Heritage Foods Hub of Anamoose, ND.
Local value-added products and soil health-related books will be available for purchase - timely for the lovers of local foods and agroecological literature.
- This is a FREE event.