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Neal Kinsey seminar in Aberdeen SD
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Neal Kinsey 3-day seminar scheduled for January 27-29, 2015 at Aberdeen Ramkota

Neal KinseyOCIA SD Chapter # 1 has engaged soil consultant Neal Kinsey for a soils workshop to be held January 27, 28, and 29 at the Ramkota Hotel in Aberdeen SD. This is the same location as the Northern Plains Sustainable Ag Society Winter Conference, which will be held in January next year.
OCIA SD Chapter #1 is putting on this special event firstly as a service to our members; secondly as a service to the organic/sustainable community in general; and lastly as a way to introduce sustainable soil balancing to interested members of the public. Registration forms will be sent out later this year. Registration will include a noon lunch and supper meal, plus breaks, for all three days. Motel rooms and breakfasts are not included. Attendees outside of our Chapter are projected to be charged $200 to $250 per person for the entire event including meals. (The meals alone are worth $100 per person.) We will be working with NPSAS staff to promote this event to their members also.

Stay tuned for updates and registration forms. 

Check out Kinsey’s website at www.kinseyag.com or order his book “Hands-On Agronomy” at Amazon.com or the ACRES USA website. Our long-time members may recall that Neal Kinsey had a soils seminar at Brookings SD in 1998.

 
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