Fertility Management in the Bio-Extensive Market Garden

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 75 East Farm Rd Kingston RI 02881  See map

David Fisher of Natural Roots Farm in Conway, MA will discuss the soil building and cropping cycle over a two-year period. David will orient the “field tour” around his five-part fertility program, which includes extensive cover cropping, compost application, soil testing and a customized mineral-based fertilizer blend, pre-plant fertilization and foliar crop feeding.

David will also discuss seed inoculants, side-dressing and drenches for transplanting. Participants will learn about weed management techniques and using draft horses for fieldwork.

$10 to $20 sliding scale fee. 

Sanne Kure-Jensen February 10, 2013 at 04:07 PM
This event has been rescheduled for Next Sunday, February 17th, same time and place.


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