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Hazelnut Erosion Prevention Field Day

May 2 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Free

Nik Wiman, Oregon State University Hazelnut Agent, field staff and partners will present results of field trials of cover crop mixes for use on orchard

floors. Triticale, vetch, phacelia, white clover, subterranean clover and creeping red fescue were used in the trials.

Marie Vicksta of Yamhill Soil & Water Conservation District, will be presenting information about its new mulching program. Mulching helps protect the orchard floor from erosion. Straw blower equipment will be demonstrated. No till drill rental program will also be discussed.

Details

Date:
May 2
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Yamhill Soil & Water Conservation District
Phone:
503-376-7606
Email:
marie@yamhillswcd.org
Website:
http://yamhillswcd.org

Venue

Christensen Farms
17215 SW Christensen Road
McMinnville, OR 97128 United States
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