Free soil health workshop offered in Ruston at library

A free Soil Health Workshop will be offered on February 7, 2023, at the Lincoln Parish Library in Ruston, Louisiana. Soil scientist Rachel Stout-Evans will present information to help growers understand and manage soil health to improve production. Workshop topics include the composition of soil, how soils function, indicators of soil health, and ways to manage soil health. Stout-Evans is a resource soil scientist with the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service.

There is no charge to attend this workshop, but because food will be served, pre-registration is requested. To pre-register or for more information on the workshop, call or text (318) 237-8350 and provide your contact information and the name of the
workshop at least three days prior to the event.

The Lincoln Parish Library is located at 910 North Trenton Street, Ruston, Louisiana.

On February 7, 2023, on-site registration/sign-in will begin at the library at 5:15 p.m., with Johnny’s Pizza. The workshop presentation will begin at 6:00 p.m. and conclude at 7:30 p.m. Persons with disabilities who anticipate needing reasonable
accommodations or who have questions about physical access may contact Trailblazer RC&D at (318) 255-3554 or ceo@trailblazer.org prior to the meeting or event.

This presentation is part of the Trailblazer Tuesday workshop series at the Lincoln Parish Library hosted by the Lincoln Parish Library, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, and Trailblazer RC&D. These presentations are made possible
by the support of Drax; the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service; and Trailblazer RC&D. Contact Trailblazer RC&D regarding event sponsorship opportunities at (318) 237-8350.

Trailblazer RC&D is a nonprofit organization that provides leadership, coordination, partnership development, and technical assistance projects to encourage strong communities, sustainable agriculture, and a healthy environment.


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