2022 Soil Health Workshop Conference

February 15th - 17th, 2022 - St. George UT

Speakers

Jimmy Emmons

An international leader in the soil health movement, Jimmy served as the regional coordinator for USDA’s Farm Production and Conservation Program. He recently joined the Oklahoma Conservation Commission as its Soil Health Mentoring Coordinator. Jimmy and his wife Ginger, manage 2,000 cropland acres and 5,000 rangeland acres with regenerative agriculture techniques in Dewey County Oklahoma. Their annual Rainfall is 20” give or take 20” Jimmy says. They received Oklahoma’s first Leopold Conservation Award in 2017.

https://www.koco.com/article/we-really-could-change-the-world-oklahoma-producers-explore-new-approach-to-farming-ranching/37237197

Jill Clapperton

Jill Clapperton PhD is the Principal Scientistand Owner of Rhizoterra Inc, she is an internationally recognized educator on howto create, measure, and maintain healthy productive soils that produce tasty nutrientdense food. Jill has a PhD in Plant Ecophysiology, and worked as theRhizosphere Ecologist for Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada for 16 years before foundingRhizoterra Inc (a USA based company). Jill was a board member for the Pacific Northwest Direct SeedAssociation for 5 years coordinating the Farmed Smart Program that certifiesfarms as Sustainable and Regenerative. Rhizoterra is a partner in Our GroundedGrowth, Harvest Today, and Prolific Earth Sciences.  Jill acts as a scientific advisor to theBionutrient Institute supporting research for farmers that have healthy soilsand grow nutrient dense food. Rhizoterra Inc is an international food securityconsulting company guiding people, organizations, and corporations as theyendeavor to create and measure healthy productive soils that grow tastynutrient dense food in a way that honours our farming culture, regeneratesarable lands, and sustains environmental integrity.

Learn more at https://www.rhizoterra.com/

Location and Registration

Beginners Workshop

Feb. 15th 2022
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dixie Convention Center
1835 Convention Center Dr,
St. George, UT 84790
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Soil Health Conference

Feb. 16-17th 2022
Dixie Convention Center
1835 Convention Center Dr,
St. George, UT 84790
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Hotel Options

A limited number of hotel rooms have been reserved for this event at nearby the Dixie Center for event attendees. please contact the following hotels to get a room reseved for the conference and beggienrs workshop. Book by Jan 17th to get the conference room rate.

Fairfield Inn
1660 South Convention Center Drive
435-673-6066
Click here to book your stay at the Fairfield Inn by Marriott
Hilton Garden Inn
1731 South Convention Center Drive
435-634-4100
Click here to book your stay at the Hilton Garden Inn St. George
Holiday Inn
1808 South Crosby Way
435-656-8686
Click here to book your stay at the Holiday Inn
Hyatt Place
1819 South 120 East
435-634-4100
Click here to book your stay the the Hyatt Place

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