Berks Ag Event Calendar
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Five Steps for a Healthier Farm Pond
March 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Learn how to evaluate farm pond water quality, prevent algae problems, and address wildlife issues for effective pond ecology management.
March 18, 2024
(12:00 PM-1:00 PM ET)
March 18, 2024 12:59 p.m.
Learn about management steps you can take to reduce problems with algae and aquatic plants, water quality, nuisance wildlife, and leaks. Farm ponds can be used for a variety of reasons, from livestock drinking water to irrigation to fishing or just as a beautiful landscape feature. There are many challenges that can arise when managing a pond, such as nuisance plant and algae growth, nuisance wildlife, water quality issues, and leaks. Five Steps for a Healthier Farm Pond will discuss five steps you can take as an earthen pond owner to help manage and minimize these challenges.
Join this free one-hour webinar to learn helpful tips for enhancing pond water quality on your farm.
This event is being offered at no charge to participants.
Registration is required to receive the link to access the webinar.
Registrants will also receive access to the webinar recording.
Who is this for?
What will you learn?
Basic pond ecology
How to assess water quality for different farm pond uses
Ways to prevent water quality and algae problems
Options for solving nuisance aquatic plant and algae issues
Ways to address nuisance wildlife
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