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WSU Extension Mechanical Cultivation Field Day

August 27 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

$25

WSU Extension Mechanical Cultivation Field Day

REGISTER NOW : https://wsucultivatingfieldday.bpt.me
See WSU/OSU Mechanical Cultivation Flyer HERE

Join OSU and WSU Extension an exciting workshop on mechanical cultivation for vegetable weed management. Workshops will be offered in Puyallup, WA and Aurora, OR. The event will include an array of demonstrations and speakers with contributions from local farmers, equipment representatives, and Extension specialists.

Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019 – 9:30am to 3:30pm
WSU Puyallup Research and Extension Center
2606 W Pioneer Ave, Puyallup, WA 98371

To register for PUYALLUP:

https://wsucultivatingfieldday.bpt.me

Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019 – 9:30am to 3:30pm
OSU North Willamette Research and Extension Center
15210 NE Miley Rd, Aurora, OR 97002

To register for AURORA:

https://secure.oregonstate.edu/smallfarms-events/register/202

PROGRAM FEATURES:

  • Seed and seedling-focused  non-chemical weed management strategies
  • Live demos of tractor-powered and walk-behind cultivation equipment in transplanted and direct-seeded crops (see details below)
  • Demos comparing organic herbicides and steaming/flaming
  • Local farmer panel sharing their cultivation experience
  • Vendor booths with knowledgeable equipment suppliers, and opportunity for networking
  • Catered lunch provided

Tractor-powered equipment:

 

Walk-behind equipment:

For more information:

Link to event flier:
https://s3.wp.wsu.edu/uploads/sites/2079/2019/08/WSU-OSU-Mechanical-Cultivation-Events-2019-1.pdf

Details

Date:
August 27
Time:
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Cost:
$25
Website:
https://wsucultivatingfieldday.bpt.me

Organizer

WSU Food Systems
Phone:
425-218-3608
Email:
nwitham@wsu.edu

Venue

WSU Puyallup Research and Extension Center
2606 W Pioneer Ave
Puyallup, WA 98371 United States
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Website:
https://puyallup.wsu.edu