Soil Health Institute Unveils Action Plan



Soil Health Institute® President and CEO Wayne Honeycutt, Ph.D., together with Bill Buckner, President and CEO, Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation; Keith Alverson, a 6th generation farmer who serves as a member of the Corn Board of the National Corn Growers Association; Leonard Jordan, Acting Chief of the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service; Jerry Lynch, Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer, General Mills; and Michael Doane, Director of Working Lands, The Nature Conservancy​.


The Soil Health Institute will unveil the Soil Health Action Plan, an ambitious, transformative nationwide plan that evolved after four years of stakeholder input, beginning with the Soil Renaissance in 2013. Agricultural industry thought leaders, farmers, ranchers, scientists, government agency leaders, and non-governmental organizations provided input to the plan, which will be used to drive the evidence-based advancement of soil health.


9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., Thursday, May 18, 2017


First Amendment Lounge, The National Press Club
529 14th Street NW, 13th Floor, Washington, DC 20045

Can't make it to the National Soil Health Action Plan announcement at 9am, May 18th? Watch live online by clicking on the image below.


Byron Rath