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No-Till Cover Crop Field Day

Ferrisburgh, VT

NO-TILL COVER CROP FIELD DAY 

Friday, November 8th *  10 to 11:30 AM  *  Ferrisburgh, VT 

 Click HERE for the Field Day Flyer! 

Join the Champlain Valley Crop Soil & Pasture Team and Deer Valley Farm as we share our preliminary results from our  Cover Crop Diversity in No-Till Systems SARE Partnership Project.  Come check out our on-farm research plots of two different cover crop mixes in corn silage.

Some Highlights & Discussion Will Include:

  •  Two different three way cover crop mixes...plus Winter Rye for comparison
  • Both mixes (and rye) interseeded into the standing corn crop & no-till drilled after corn harvest
  • See our No-Till Grain Drill up close
  • Manure, cover crops, and no-till
  • No-till vs. fall plow
  • Cover crops as forage crops...potentials and pitfalls
  • Hear about upcoming cover crop work and give us input on what you want to learn more about
  • Great discussions with your neighbor farmers,  agronomists, and technical service providers.

Please RSVP!!  (802) 388-4969  or kirsten.workman@uvm.edu

 

NO-TILL  COVER CROP FIELD DAY 

DATE:             Friday, November 8th 

TIME:             10:00 AM - 11:30 AM 

PLACE:          Ferrisburgh, VT 

HOW MUCH: FREE...please RSVP so we have enough         

                        handouts and HOT COFFEE

                    Click HERE for a digital Map of our location.