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Sat May 11th 1000-1100 zoom presentation – Soil Health: Management to Sampling & Testing. Presenter: Rosy Smit, WSU Extension Agriculture Program Coordinator for Snohomish County

All welcomed to attend. FREE.

From Rosy: The presentation will cover soil health basics in Western Washington as well as how soil testing can provide valuable data to make informed decisions about soil management practices to improve soil health.  Learn how to take an accurate soil sample, soil testing parameters, where to send your sample(s), and how to interpret the results.

Rosy is the WSU Extension Agriculture Program Coordinator for Snohomish County.  Previously, she worked on multiple local certified organic farms leading food system education programming and vegetable, perennial and livestock production, on various scales.  Passionate about soil, farm-based education and pollination, she loves fruit (growing and eating it) and comes from seven generations of farmers, was raised on a dairy in the Okanagan Valley of British Columbia, has an BSc in Agro-ecology and a MSc in Soil Science, both from the University of British Columbia.

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Plans are to zoom-record Rosy’s talk and make available to interested individuals unable to attend on 5/11.

Any questions? Contact Trent (email DM/phone 206.517.3118).