Save the Date! 10.31.18

A Fall MRBPLG meeting will be held October 31 from 10 – 12 at the Stroede Center, 319 Wayne Ave., Defiance.

Confirmed Speakers:

John Blakeman of Meadow Environments, LLC  with
Wil Hemker, University of Akron:

Integrated Planting of Tallgrass Prairie Nutrient Retention STRIPS with Annual Row Crops:

The artful use of prairie plantings to slow runoff volumes and velocities, while at the same time capturing algal nutrients and sediments will have multiple applications in that region.

Prairie STRIPS story: https://youtu.be/wJw2RWFbIEI

With one speaker, we will have more time on the agenda for Legislative & Community Updates. Please send me any additional agenda items and/or events that you would like to share with the group.

Thanks for your interest and support!

Jen English
City of Defiance
419.783.4355
jenglish@cityofdefiance.com