Healthy Soil, Healthy Plants, Healthy People

Registration Eligibility
Landscape professionals including contractors, designers, arborists and growers.
Start Date
10/16/2018
End Date
10/16/2018
Description
This presentation discusses the cyclical nature of the impacts soil, plants, and people have on each other. Improving soil health can have a significant impact on the health and quality of life for a gardener or a landscaper. Sandy will discuss soil structure, soil microbiology, and soil nutrition, as well environmental factors of water retention, nutrient leaching, among others.
Location
Glencoe, IL
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
Yes
Subjects
Design-Build
Sustainable Development & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
Attendees will discuss the cyclical nature of soil, plants and people, learn how improved soil health can have significant impacts on human health and reivew soil structure, microbiology and nutrition.
Instructors
Sandy Syburg, Purple Cow Organics
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Course Codes
Provider
Illinois Landscape Contractors Association


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