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"Regenerative Agriculture is Emulating Nature's Design"

Reduce costly farm inputs, equipment costs, and infrastructure costs by mimicking nature’s patterns, strategies, and principles. In this workshop you will learn the following:     

  1. Barriers to regenerative agriculture. 
  2. Learn the six ecological principles that will increase soil function.
  3. Learn how chemical, physical, and biological disturbance hinders soil function.
  4. Understand how to interpret the newest soil tests (Haney, PLFA soil tests) for reducing costly nutrients. 


Tuesday, February 1, 2022


9:00 AM – 2:00 PM CST
*Lunch is included and will be served at 11:45 AM


Clarion Inn
1911 E Kansas Ave
Garden City, KS 67846

Ray ArchuletaMeet Our Featured Speaker

Ray Archuleta is a Certified Professional Soil Scientist with the Soil Science Society of America
and has over 30 years of experience as a Soil Conservationist, Water Quality Specialist, and
Conservation Agronomist with the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS). During his
tenure with the NRCS Ray served in New Mexico, Missouri, Oregon, and North Carolina.

Ray received his AS degree in Livestock Science from Northern New Mexico College and a BS
degree in Agricultural Biology plus 30 hours of graduate work in soil-related courses from New
Mexico State University. He served in the Peace Corps for two years in Guatemala as a Livestock

After his retirement from the NRCS in 2017. Ray founded Understanding Ag. LLC. and Soil
Health Academy. LLC. to teach Biomimicry strategies and Agroecology principles for improving
soil function on a national scale. Ray also owns and operates a 150-acre farm near Seymour,
Missouri that he operates along with his wife and family.

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