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Webinar: Benefits of Agroforestry in Transitioning and Organic Systems

Date:
08/07/18, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Agroforestry can increase soil health, agroecosystem biodiversity, soil and total organic carbon, nectar/pollen/resin resources, reduces soil disturbance, increasing opportunities for agroforestry can reduce economic and ecosystem risks. This webinar will explore the opportunities and challenges associated with integrating trees and shrubs into conventional and organic forests/farms in North America and the Pacific Islands.

This webinar is presented in partnership with the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) – Science and Technology National Technology Support Centers.

Speakers:

  • Bart Lawrence, USDA NRCS
  • Rich Straight, USDA Forest Service

Cost:
Free

Organizer:
Oregon TIlth

Website:
https://tilth.org/event/benefits-agroforestry-transitioning-organic-systems/