Ecological and Organic Farming Systems Field Day

Title: Ecological and Organic Farming Systems Field Day
Location: University of Manitoba Ian N. Morrison Research Farm, Carman, Manitoba (1.8 km west of the junction of #3 and #13)
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Description: University of Manitoba Ian N. Morrison Research Farm, Carman, Manitoba
(1.8 km west of the junction of #3 and #13)
9:00 – Coffee and Registration
9:45-3:30 – Carman Tour

Glenlea tour times: 6 PM to 8 PM, July 23; 9 AM to noon, July 24

Ecological and Organic Farming Systems Field Day
Come and learn about…

  • Growing your own nitrogen
  • Hairy vetch agronomy
  • Reduced-till organic systems
  • Economics of organic production
  • Annual grazing systems for N fixation and grass-finished livestock
  • Organic pulse production
  • Organic forage seed production
  • Organic potato production
  • Agroforestry options in sustainable farming systems
  • The Glenlea organic rotation study celebrating 20 years!

Registration: $15
(includes lunch)

Pre-registration is appreciated. Contact Bev at 204-474-8563 or bev.godard@ad.umanitoba.ca by
Wednesday, July 18 to register.

For more information, contact Martin Entz at 204-474-6077 or
m_entz@umanitoba.ca
Visit our website: www.umanitoba.ca/outreach/naturalagriculture/
Start Date: 2012-07-23
End Date: 2012-07-24