Dickinson County Soil Productivity Field Day
Date: September 14, 2016
Time: 1 - 3 p.m. Central Time
Location: Melodydell Dairy (Ken, Ed and Carl McBroom), N470 Thaler Dr, Vulcan, MI 49892
Contact: Alger County MSU Extension office (906-387-2530 or firstname.lastname@example.org) or the Ontonagon County MSU Extension 906-844-4386
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at 1:00 pm central time (2:00 pm eastern), Melodydell Dairy (Ken, Ed and Carl McBroom), N470 Thaler Dr, Vulcan, MI 49892. Directions: Turn south off of US 2 on Waucedah Rd and continue straight on Thaler Drive.
This field day will focus on soil compaction and other soil health and fertility issues including new soil testing options. A soil compaction trench will be prepared to demonstrate the impact of compaction. MSU Extension educator Paul Gross will lead discussion on soil productivity issues. A tour of the McBroom’s robotic milking system is included for interested people.