No-till farming workshop set for May 20 near Kasilof

The Kenai Soil & Water Conservation District invites Kenai Peninsula farmers to a workshop covering all aspects of using the Truax No-Till Seed Planter. This free workshop is required for anyone who wishes to rent the planter during the 2014 season. The workshop will be from 3-6 p.m. Tuesday, May 20, off McElroy Farm Road near Kasilof.  

Call Heidi at 907-283-8732 ext. 5 to register and get directions. 

The Kenai Soil & Water Conservation District has a wide variety of agricultural equipment for rent, including manual and mechanized tools for soil preparation (Meri Crusher), tillage, re-seeding, planting, pesticide and fertilizer application and bale wrapping.  For more information, see the “Equipment Rental” page at