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Building Soil Health: No-Till Veg Field Tour

August 29, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

| Free
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Join UMaine Cooperative Extension and the Bumbleroot Farm crew to learn about techniques for using no-till systems on farms of various scales and production models!

This free event will include a tour of the Tarping for Cover Crop Based No-Till Trial Plots at Bumbleroot Organic Farm, demonstrations by the NH Strafford and Rockingham Conservation Districts of their tillage reducing implements available for rental, Snell Family Farm’s Zone Tiller, UMaine Extension’s BCS walk-behind tractor implements, and discussions of reduced tillage and cover crop planting strategies.

RSVP is required for this event.

Please send contact information to extension.agcumberland@umaine.edu

Details

Date:
August 29, 2019
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://extension.umaine.edu/register/product/building-soil-health-no-till/

Organizer

University of Maine Cooperative Extension Cumberland County
Phone:
207.781.6099 or 1.800.287.1471 (in Maine)
Email:
jason.lilley@maine.edu
Website:
https://extension.umaine.edu/cumberland/

Venue

Bumbleroot Organic Farm
196 Highland Cliff Rd
Windham, ME 04062 United States
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Website:
http://www.bumblerootorganicfarm.com