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Making Your Soil Work for You!

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March 21st at Woodville Town Hall - 100A King Street, Woodville

March 22nd at Alderville Community Centre - 8913 hwy 45 Roseneath, Ontario

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The East Central Farm Stewardship Collaborative is hosting a workshop series “Making Your Soil Work for You!” in two locations this March –in Woodville on March 21st & Alderville on March 22nd. The events are targeted at farmers throughout east central Ontario. Supporting organizations include OSCIA, OMAFRA, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, Farms at Work, and conservation organizations from throughout the region.

At these events you can expect to hear from farmers using innovative ideas to build soil, and increase profit at the same time, what the Ontario Soil network has been doing in southwestern Ontario, and participate in hands on demonstrations of OMAFRA’s AgMaps & AgriSuite tools. Participants are invited to bring their laptop and/or soil test results.

Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

What to bring along (optional):

1.Your soil test information

2. Laptop computer/tablet (paper versions will also be provided)

We can provide a brief overview of how to use Agrisuite (nutrient budgeting software).

To save time prior to the workshop, feel free to download Agrisuite by going to the website: http://omafra.gov.on.ca

In the search box on OMAFRA webpage, type in “Agrisuite”

Click on the 1st link (should be a page entitled “Ontario’s Agriculture Planning Tools Suite - Agrisuite”).

Click on heading entitled “How do I get Agrisuite”. First download Microsoft Silverlight, then download Agrisuite software.
Save download to your desktop.
Please note that the AgriSuite is not compatible with the Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge browsers.

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March 21st at Woodville Town Hall - 100A King Street, Woodville

March 22nd at Alderville Community Centre - 8913 hwy 45 Roseneath, Ontario

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