MORRISON – Whiteside County Soil & Water District will offer the following workshops this summer.
• Prairie Tour, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 30, 5753 Holly Road, Fulton. The tour includes native flowers, plants, grasses, trees and wetlands. Tour guides are Dave Harrison and Dean Huisingh. Lunch is included.
Call the office at 815-772- 2124, ext. 3 for directions or for reservations by Thursday.
• Cover Crops, 10 a.m. until finished, lunch at noon, Aug. 8, the East side of Frog Pond Road, just north of Garden Plain Road, Garden Plain Township, watch for signs.
The guest speaker will be Trenton Carley from Full Throttle Ag Service in Milford. Topics include no till corn on corn with cover crops, cover crop types and benefits, calculator use, prescriptions, and methods, timing to apply and termination of cover crops and Ag Spectrum system approach.
Call the office at the number listed above by 4 p.m. Aug. 5 to register or for more information.