The Barry Conservation District and Farm Bureau invites local farmers to a field day on Tuesday, Sept. 18, from 8:30 a.m. to noon at Wilson Farms, 9549 Thornapple Lake Road, Nashville.
Those at the free event will hear about the latest innovations in cover crop seeding, including a live aerial cover crop seeding demonstration by Nick’s Flying Service, and have the chance to talk with other local farmers and industry professionals.
Details on programs and opportunities for financial assistance through NRCS and the Conservation District will be available, and those who attend the event will fulfill their MAEAP Phase 1 credit.
Coffee and doughnuts, door prizes and a free BBQ lunch are on tap for the day.
RSVP to David Comeau at 269-908-4099 or e-mail david.cormeau @macd.org.