Delmarva Soil Summit

Delmarva Soil Summit

Delmarva Soil Summit
November 1, 2018

Mushroom and Microbes: Cultivating Soil, Plant and Animal Health

For Farmers, Service Providers, and Soil Health Enthusiasts: A Full Day of Learning From Farmers and Other Experts About Latest Innovations in Soil Health and Fertility. Registration Now Open—SIGN UP HERE!

Expert Speakers

  • Soil Health guru Ellen Polishuk, Plant to Profit
  • Carbon Sequestration research trials with Dr. Emmanuel Omondi, Rodale Institute
  • Delmarva soils, James Brewer, Natural Resources Conservation Service
  • Farmer Panel, featuring farmers from across Delmarva, on Successes and Challenges to the implementation of Best Soil Health Practices

In-Depth Afternoon Breakouts

  • In-Depth Soil Test Analysis with Bill McKibben, Head Agronomist at Logan Labs
  • Planting Green with Adam Snyder of Harborview Farms
  • Air-Seeder Presentation with Sussex Conservation District
  • Soil Health Tools with University of Maryland Extension Specialists Nevin Dawson and Dr. Sara Via
  • Mushrooms and Microbes with Mark Jones, Sharondale Farm
  • Dr. Arthur Allen, UMES Soil Science Research and Programs


  • Open Farmer-to-Farmer Notice Board
  • Nutrient Management Credits and Certified Crop Advisor CEUs
  • Soil & Ag Service Tradeshow
  • Extended Speaker Q&A
  • Networking Opportunities

For Sponsorship & Exhibit Opportunities: Niamh Shortt, niamh@futureharvestcasa.organd learn more HERE!

The Delmarva Soil Summit precedes the annual University of Maryland Eastern Shore Small Farm Conference, held this year on November 2-3, 2018 in the same location. A bundled, discounted ticket package for the Delmarva Soil Summit and Small Farm Conference is available HERE.

Delmarva Soil Summit tickets are $35 for FHCASA Members and $45 for non-members. A limited number of scholarships are available. Please contact for more information and applications.


November 1, 2018


Future Harvest CASA
(410) 549-7878


University of Maryland Eastern Shore
Princess Anne, MD 21853
(410) 651-2200