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Saturday, January 25 • 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Regenerative Ag: Meeting Challenges

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The Future of Agriculture in the Next Decade will involve numerous changes that will be especially challenging for farmers, fut it will also need to be addressed by everyone in our food system. The "neo-caloric erea" which was ;based on an almost unlimited supply of cheap inputs that enabled farmers to maximize yields in now coming to a close sue to the depletion of cheap inputs and the challenges of climate change!
Based ona llife-time of study of past civilizations Jared Diamond gives us some important advise given these realities, that we should pay attention to.

Speakers
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Don Wyse

University of Minnesota
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Ryan Schmid

Blue Dasher Farm
Ryan Schmid is an agroecologist working at Ecdysis Foundation (Blue Dasher Farm’s non-profit research institute). He received a PhD in Entomology from Kansas State University in 2018. Ryan credits his upbringing on a small farm in northwest Iowa for generating a passion to work... Read More →


Saturday January 25, 2020 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Prairie Room