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October 11 Field Meeting,Cornell Willsboro Research Farm, Willsboro, NY
See: a variety of cover crop options and learn about their use in vegetable crop rotations, including after early season vegetable crops to restore soil health that is depleted over years of annual crops on the same ground. Field demonstration plots also showcase new multiple-species cover crop mixes.
Topics: Crop selection, establishment, timing with examples of same crops of millet, oats, hairy vetch and daikon radish alone and in combinations planted on two different soils on two different dates in August.
Presenters: Cornell Willsboro Research Farm Manager Michael Davis, ENYCHP Vegetable Specialists Chuck Bornt, Amy Ivy.
Trials are part of 2018 Advancing Vegetable Production in Northern New York project funded by NNYADP. Meeting sponsored by Eastern NY Commercial Horticulture Program.
Cost: Free, registration requested: https://enych.cce.cornell.edu/event.php?id=1002
Info: Amy Ivy, 518-570-5991, firstname.lastname@example.org