HDCD – Education & Events

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Past Events

Bee Workshop

2nd Southwest Agricultural Seminar – Thanks for coming!

The conference was well attended, and provided landowners with new information to incorporate in healthier farming.

View the 2016 Southwest Agricultural Seminar Schedule


Resources From Brendon Rocky, Keynote Speaker


Bringing Life back into Farming Part 1                             Bringing Life back into Farming Part 2

Visit Oregon State University’s website to watch these videos


 Additional Resources From Seminar Speakers


Cover Crop Trials PPT

Presentation by Travis Custer
District Technician, HDCD



 Presentation by Jon Leibowitz Executive Director,
Montezuma Land Conservancy


Noxious Weeds PPT

Presentation by Bonnie Loving
Weed Manager,
Montezuma County Weed Program

2015 Southwest Agricultural Seminar:
“Exploring Innovations and Efficiencies”

The first annual Southwest Agricultural Seminar was a fantastic success.
Thanks to all the presenters and audience members for making this a great event!
As promised, we have posted some of the presentations for review.

Read More about the SW Agricultural Seminar



 Resources From Seminar Speakers

Rudy Garcia Presentation

Rudy Garcia
Regional Soil Health Specialist
“Irrigation and Soil Health Management:
A Case Study on a Pecan Orchard”

Perry Cabot Presentation

Perry Cabot
CSU Researcher
“Irrigation Technologies and Soil Moisture Monitoring”

Patrick ONeill Presentation

Patrick O’neill
Crop Consultant
“Crop Rotations and Grazing for Soil Health

Gary Crowley Farms Presentation

Gary Crowley
“A Publication of Our Mistakes
and Harsh Learning Curves”

Abdel Berrada Presentation

Abdel Berrada
CSU Yellow Jacket Researcher
“WSARE/CSU Dryland Cover
Crop Research Project


Please use the calendar below to discover educational opportunities and other exciting events sponsored by the High Desert Conservation District.

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