Tipton County Agriculture and Natural Resources Newsletter
It's that time again! Beginning October 1, 2017 - January 15, 2018, you may sign up for 4-H, don't wait, do it now!
What does it take to improve the soil health on your farm? Howard & Tipton Counties are offering a multi-week course focusing on improving soil health on your farm. The course will be limited to the first 20 local farmers. Topics include: Nutrient Management & Drainage, Intensive Nutrient Management, Cover Crops Benefits and Selection, Equipment & Cropping Systems, and Pest Management. The series will complete with a luncheon.
Do you or someone you know have Diabetes? Are you looking for recipes and ideas that taste good and fit into your diabetic diet? There will be light meals of main dishes, side dishes and dessert prepared and served at each session.
The Tipton County Master Gardener Program will be hosting another Basic Training beginning in January 2018! This is a 13-week course with topics pertaining to plant science, plant nutrition, soil science, pest identification diagnosis and control, pesticide safety and pesticide alternatives, home lawns, herbaceous ornamentals, vegetables, woody ornamentals and other great topics.
PCARET - What is PCARET??
Continue reading to find out what PCARET is and how you can become involved!