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Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Homer C. Thompson Vegetable Research Farm (Cornell AES)
133 Fall Creek Rd. Freeville, NY
Join Cornell researchers and Cornell Cooperative Extension for field tours of ongoing organic research. Learn about soil health, perennial cover crops, hemp production, tarps for weed suppression, variety trials, and vegetable breeding for organic production. The NY Soil Health Trailer will also be on-site with demonstrations to show participants how healthy soil compares to degraded soil.
This free event is open to the public. Vegetable tastings and light meal included.
It is part of a Summer Field Day Series, organized by NOFA-NY, Organic@Cornell, Cornell Cooperative Extension and the Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station.