Skip to the content

2021 Winter Farm Workshops

These workshops may be eligible for 7 CCA Credits!

Due to Covid-19, our winter farmers workshops are being offered virtually in a Webinar Format.   

To view the current winter workshop schedule and register for the webinars please CLICK HERE.   

Soil Fertility & Cropping System

December 14, 15, 16, 17 Don Wysocki Camelina and sunflower as Rotational Crops and Fertility management
December 14, 15, 16, 17 Haiying Tao Fertility Management for Wheat
December 14, 15, 16, 17 David Huggins Residue management affect on soil fertility (harvest, burning, standing stubble)
December 14, 15, 16, 17 Paul Carter/Stephen VanVleet Micronutrients and lime application enhances wheat yield and protein in low pH soils
December 14, 15, 16, 17 Isaac Madsen Avoiding ammonia toxicity
December 14, 15, 16, 17 Brian Hopkin Enhanced efficiency nitrogen and phosphorus fertilizers
December 14, 15, 16, 17 Ashley Cannon/CamilleSteber Falling Numbers
December 14, 15, 16, 17 Steve Jones Trends in E Washington

Soil Health:  Measuring & Managing:

January 11, 12, 13, 14,  Kyle Blair Testing for soil health
January 11, 12, 13, 14,  Qiuping Peng Carbon flow/cycling on Cook farm and implications for management + Carbon Credit
January 11, 12, 13, 14,  Abby Wick Cover cropping and intercropping, species selection and management
January 11, 12, 13, 14,  Clain Jones Cover cropping in arid climates and soil health
January 11, 12, 13, 14,  Lindsey du Toit Soil health soil borne disease and pathogen suppression crops in E WA
January 11, 12, 13, 14,  Ecological Farmers Association of Ontario How the organization formed/evolved, how it serves its members, and soil health outcomes
January 11, 12, 13, 14,  Kate Seymour Stress and mental health for farm workers
January 11, 12, 13, 14,  Tim Paulitz Glyphosate and microbiome
January 11, 12, 13, 14,  Alison Halpern Sustainable Farms and Fields + a little SHI
January 11, 12, 13, 14,  Arash Rashed Managing soil-crop health for wireworm suppression

Decision Making Using On-Farm Data:

February 8, 9 ,10, 11 Dave Huggins Spatial Variability and Temporal Variability and Stability in Soil Characteristic and Yield
February 8, 9 ,10, 11 Andrew Nelson Variable Rate Application: My Practical Experience
February 8, 9 ,10, 11 John Fulton Collecting Useful Data Using On-the-go monitors (sensors, calibrations, automatic harvest calibration sofware tools (eg. JD ActiveYield and AgLeader AutoSwath.)
February 8, 9 ,10, 11 University of Nebraska Why and how do I participate on-farm  research 
February 8, 9 ,10, 11 DIFM-Brittani Edge Design on-farm Research Trials
February 8, 9 ,10, 11 DIFM-Brittani Edge Automation for Analyzing and Reporting on-farm Research Trials
February 8, 9 ,10, 11 Dave Brown AgWeatherNet: the role of weather data in fertilization
February 8, 9 ,10, 11 Aaron Esser/Haiying Tao On-farm Research Trials

“The farmer is the only man in our economy who buys everything at retail, sells everything at wholesale, and pays the freight both ways.”

-John F. Kennedy

Address

WSU Farmers Network

Washington State University
Johnson Hall RM. 171
Pullman, Wa. 99163

Keith Curran   
 (509) 288-2324

Dr. Haiying Tao
(509) 335-4389

“You know, farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil, and you’re a thousand miles from the corn field.”

-Dwight D. Eisenhower