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Urine as a Fertilizer - Field Day

Whetstone Valley Farm, 60 Cooke Rd
Brattleboro, VT

USDA SARE funded research about best practices for using human urine as a fertilizer. Learn about current field trials on methods to reduce ammonia loss during application at Whetstone Valley Farm in West Brattleboro. There will also be a report on perspectives from farmer interviews on the feasibility of this high-N fertilizer source and the opportunity to talk with farmer-partners who have been using urine on their hay fields for several years.  Lunch Included! RSVP (for food head-count) please to info@richearthinstitute.org or call Tatiana Schreiber at (802) 387-2781.