Purdue Extension in Delaware County will host the "Cover Crop Guy," Dan Perkins, at the annual Purdue Extension-Delaware County Field Crops Program on December 1 in Muncie. Perkins, a Certified Crop Adviser, will provide valuable insight into making cover crops "pay" based on his extensive experience working with northwest Indiana farmers.
Great way to sharpen your skills if you can fit in a show or two. Look here often to see what shows we have posted.
Michael O'Donnell, Extension Educator, visits a field that was "planted green" in Delaware County. Check out this YouTube video to learn more about this emerging production system. In this case, soybeans are no-till planted into a green, living cover of cereal rye.
The State Board of Animal Health has cancelled all Poultry shows (chickens, ducks, pigeons and turkeys) for this summer due to the avian influenza risks.