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Healthy Soil, Healthy Plants: Growing on Challenging Sites

East Hill Tree Farm
Plainfield, VT

August 15, 10:00-12:00pm, $20 NOFA members, $30 non-members: 

The soil is at the root of plant health, productivity, and fruit quality. Nicko Rubin will share his experience and insights gained developing a permaculture site on exhausted hill farm soils, through a tour of East Hill Tree Farm. Discussion will include techniques as they apply to both perennial fruits and annual vegetables.

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