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Farmer Field Day: Cover Cropping in Nut Orchards

Date:
08/28/19, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Come learn about cover crops from experienced growers and technical advisers at Davis Ranches in Colusa, with a focus on integrating cover crops into the management calendar and seed selection. Lunch and refreshments provided. Please come prepared with sunscreen and hats as we’ll be out in the field! Topics covered and speakers will include:

– Benefits and tradeoffs of growing cover crops from experienced growers with Nick Edsall and Daniel Unruh
– Overview of CAFF’s cover crop in nuts project with Sara Tiffany (CAFF)
– How to integrate cover crops into the management calendar & annual reseeding cover crops with Janine Hasey (UC Cooperative Extension)
– Planning a cover crop – seed selection, lining up equipment, and deciding when to plant with Tom Johnson (Kamprath Seed).

Cost:
Free

Organizer:
CAFF/Farmers Guild

Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cover-cropping-in-nut-orchards-field-day-tickets-66966216757

Venue:
Davis Ranches

Address:
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7681 Sycamore Slough Rd, Colusa, CA, United States