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Digging Deeper: The Role of Healthy Soil

in Maryland’s Agriculture, Water Quality, and Climate

 

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What’s the Dirt on Soil? | Presentation
Larry Kopald, Founder and President, The Carbon Underground  

 

The State of the Science…Soil Science, That Is | Presentation
Dr. Kristine Nichols, Chief Scientist, The Rodale Institute 

 

Are We Standing On The Solution to Climate Change? | Presentation
Dr. Tim LaSalle, Co-founder, Regenerative Agriculture Initiative at California State University, Chico 

 

How Livestock Have A Foot In Creating Healthy Soil | Presentation 
Dr. Steven Apfelbaum, Chairman, Applied Ecological Services 


 

Digging Deeper with Fuller Family Farms | Presentation
Gail Fuller, Fuller Farms 

 

Bringing It All Together: From Food to Climate to the Chesapeake 
Dr. Steven Apfelbaum, Chairman, Applied Ecological Services
Dr. Terron Hillsman, Maryland State Conservationist, USDA Presentation
Dr. Tim LaSalle, Regenerative Agriculture Initiative at CSU, Chico
Moderated by Larry Kopald, Founder and President, The Carbon Underground

 

Part 1: Presentation by Dr. Terron Hillsman


 

Part 2: Panel discussion

 

Next Steps for Maryland
The Hon. Joe Bartenfelder, Secretary, Maryland Agriculture Department
The Hon. Mark Belton, Secretary, Department of Natural Resources
The Hon. Ben Grumbles, Secretary, Maryland Environment Department
The Hon. Thomas Middleton, Senator, Maryland State Senate
Moderated by Stuart Clarke, Executive Director, Town Creek Foundation