Soil Health Research Forum
November 28th, 2016
Conference Centre 1 Stone Rd, W. Guelph
Presented by the OMAFRA-University of Guelph Partnership,
Welcome to this knowledge translation and transfer event, an opportunity for sharing soil health research findings and for promoting dialogue and information sharing among researchers, ministry staff, industry and other stakeholders.
The Soil Health Research Forum will provide participants with the opportunity to:
Date: November 28th, 2016
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location: Conference Centre, 1 Stone Road W., Guelph, Ontario
Submission date extended
Graduate students are invited to apply to the poster contest.
Abstracts must include:
Deadline: 9:00a.m. on November 8st, 2016 (late submissions will not be accepted)
A review committee will select abstracts for poster display and notification of acceptance with poster guidelines will occur by e-mail by November 10th, 2016.
Students - There will be prizes for the best student
If you are interested in sharing, collaborating, networking, or learning about soil health research - register today! Registration is free, but space is limited so sign up early! This event will also be available via webinar. Please register using the form below or E-mail email@example.com or call 1-877-424-1300 (Ontario only). Registration deadline is November 24th , 2016.
8:30: Welcome & Overview of Day Building Blocks for Soil Health in Ontario's Agricultural Landscapes
8:45: Ontario's Soil Health Strategy
9:10: Presentation Series 1: Pillars of Soil Health Research
10:15: Break - Poster & Networking
10:35: 1 Minute Grad Student Research Pitches
10:55: Presentation Series 2 - Building Blocks for Soil Management on Ontario's Farmland
12:15: Lunch - Poster Judging & Networking
1:00: Soil Health Keynote
1:30: Presentation Series 3- Economics, Adoption and Environmental Benefits of Soil Health
2:35: Break - Poster & Networking
2:50: What is missing? Exploring Research Priorities for Soil Health
3:30: Winning Equations for Soil Health in Ontario's Landscape Panel
4:00: The Highlights from the Day
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