Sustainable Soil Practices:
Managing Soil Health on Your Site

Thursday, September 7, 2017
9:00am-4:00pm
University of Washington Botanic Gardens
Center for Urban Horticulture – NHS Hall
3501 NE 41st St.
Seattle, WA 98105

Program Agenda

Learn all about best practices for soil management, from analysis to action!

Through a combination of lecture, hands-on activities, and teamwork, attendees will learn about soil texture, chemistry, and biology, and how to interpret soil test results. Speakers will introduce innovative applications to address soil problems, meet stormwater requirements, restore construction-impacted soils, and develop a soil management plan. And the day will end with a discussion of best practices to promote long-term soil health, and the science behind why mulch matters even more than you may know!

Speakers:

Professional credits: ASLA-5.75, ecoPRO-6, CPH-6, NALP/WALP-6, ISA-5.75, APLD-3

Contact: urbhort@uw.edu / 206-685-8033

 

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