Certified Hay and Grain Rotations for a Successful Organic Farm Plan

Event Details

Date: 
June 22, 2012
Location: 
4181 Waterbury Hill Rd. Avoca, NY 14809 (Steuben County)
Time: 
10:00am- 1:00pm

Join NOFA-NY Certified Organic farmers Jeff and Denise Mitchell for a morning tour of their 200 acre farm and fields. Attendees will learn about innovative rotations involving hay and small grains. Jeff and Denise will also discuss the on-farm trials that they have been conducting, including the use of farm-harvested red clover seed and frost seeding experiments, as well as trials of food grade wheat, oats, buckwheat, and hay. Weed control, natural re-seeding vs. frost seeding, and other on-farm experiments will be observed prior to grain harvest.

Registration Instructions:

Pre-registration is closed, but walk in registrants are always welcome! Registration is FREE for members and $15 (per person) for non-members.