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Cover Cropping in Nut Orchards Field Day

August 28 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Free

Community Alliance with Family Farmers (CAFF) & the Farmers Guild invite you to a cover crop field day.

Focus:

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.

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)

Lunch and refreshments provided

Please come prepared with sunscreen and hats as we’ll be out in the field!

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RSVP Required:

Please RSVP via Eventbright or by contacting emily@caff.org or at (925) 719-3379

Organizer

Community Alliance with Family Farmers
Phone:
530.756.8518
Website:
https://www.caff.org

Venue

Davis Ranches
7681 Sycamore Slough Rd
Colusa, CA 95932 United States
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