Featuring Ray Archuleta, David Brandt, Gabe Brown, Allen Williams

Soil Health Academy Presents

Regenerative Farming & Ranching


New Family Farm 

Shane New 

Holton, Kansas  

September 17-19, 2019

School Location:
Evangel United Methodist Church
11760 254th Road
Holton, KS  66436


  • Ray Archuleta
    Ray Archuleta
  • David Brandt
    David Brandt
  • Gabe Brown
    Gabe Brown
  • Allen Williams
    Allen Williams

Who Should Attend? 

Anyone that want to take their farm/ranch to the next level. This course will examine all aspects of regenerative farming and ranching, soil health, plant health, and animal health. Hands-on experience will be heavily emphasized. 

This is a power-packed three days that will change your farm or ranch should be and can be. Taught by highly experienced and regenerative farmers. 

Participants will work in teams to solve real-world grazing problems and sharpen their skills.

What You Will Learn:

Principles of Soil Health & Adaptive Stewardship
Restoring Vibrant Ecosystems Through Adaptive Grazing
Making Grazing Highly Profitable & Desirable
Successful Marketing: Strategies for Enhanced Net Margins
Nutrient Management
Designing Cover Crop Mixes
Farm Economics and Whole Farm Planning

Topics Addressed:

How to keep more money in your pocket
Determining paddock size
Plant Brix: How to Measure & How To Use
Paddock construction and layout
Soil health demonstrations
Rainfall simulator
Four ecosystem processes
Five soil health principles
Three principles of adaptive stewardship
Understanding the soil’s spheres
How to use the ‘shovel’ test
How to use the cover crop calculator
How to use field aggregate stability test
Understanding Haney soil test
Determining soil water infiltration rates
Forage Biomass determination
Paddock construction and layout
How to address resource concerns
Pest and disease control through bio diversity
How to increase your farm’s resilience
Impact of chemical, biological, physical disturbance

Agenda - Coming Soon!

Registration includes all classes, digital course materials, and lunch each day!

Full Time College Students $875

Tuition of $1,275 

(With a paid registration at $1275, one immediate family member can register for $875)


Super 8

300 Arizona Ave.

Holton, Kansas  66436


Room Block "Soil Health Academy"

Rate $69.99, plus taxes