We’re creeping into that time of year when water starts to become even more of a concern than usual. David Redhage gets this month’s newsletter rolling with a timely review of a book on the…
Have fun digging in the soil, planting container gardens to take home, creating crafts, and learning about how to design a garden. Find out what’s bugging you and your plants by exploring the world of insects, plants and diseases. Campers will also enjoy exploring the grounds of the Will Rogers Arboretum, as well as a few field trips away to area destinations. Space is limited to 10, so sign up as soon as you can! Nutritious snacks will be provided throughout the day. Parents should provide a sack lunch and drink. Aftercare is available from 4pm-5:30pm for $50 a child.
For Ages 7-12
Cost: $195/camper *Non-transferable
Will Rogers Garden
3400 NW 36th (located on the SW corner of NW 36th at Grand Blvd.
Oklahoma City, OK
For more information or to register, visit the event listing.
To RSVP for this free workshop, which includes lunch, contact Carol Crouch by phone (405-612-9331) or email.
Download flyer & agenda (PDF, 250 KB)
9:30 AM – Pre-registration
10:00 AM – Welcome & Introductions
– Dr. Carol Crouch, NRCS
– Nathan Hart, Cheyenne & Arapaho Tribes
10:15 AM – Importance of Ag Census
– Troy Marshall
NRCS Conservation Client Gateway
– Dr. Carol Couch, NRCS
10:30 AM – Wildfire Recovery and Managing Grazing Land
– Steve Alspach, NRCS Soil Scientist
11:15 AM – Soil Health Principles & Demonstration
– Steve Alspach
– Greg Scott
11:45 AM – USDA Climate Hub
– Caitlin Rottler, USDA ARS
12:00 PM Lunch & Prayer
1:00 PM – Adjourn
The Ouachita Mountains Resources Conservation and Development (RC&D) Council will host the 2018 Women in Agriculture and Small Business Conference July 20th at Eastern Oklahoma State College in McAlester, OK. The agriculture/small business presentations and networking opportunities will benefit landowners, investors and professionals from across the region.
There will be 10+ speakers from across the state presenting in dual concurring sessions on a wide variety of agriculture/small business related topics. Topics this year include timely subjects such as aquaponics, greenhouses, marketing, Annie’s Project, small business development, food modernization, new tax laws, oil & gas updates, Home Bakery Act, agritourism, and more.
The registration fee for the conference is $20, which includes lunch and the potential to win door prizes from conference sponsors. Seating is limited, so register early to make sure you can be a part of this dynamic learning opportunity.